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Wake Forest, NC
A 49-year-old female asked:

Thyroid levels: tsh 6.620,t4 1.13 & t3 (liothyronine) is 2.3. i'm on 125 l- thyroxine 5 days. my doctor said take it 7 days. will this help? feeling low energy

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Dr. Oleksandr Osipchuk
Specializes in Psychiatry
Much longer: To rebalance your hormones will take much longer time than 7 days. Other hormones like estrogen, progesterone, cortisol also need to be evaluated. Please consult your doc for detailes.
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