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A 66-year-old female asked:

What besides thyroid can cause light head fluttering in chest hot an cold sweats an excess tiredness? i'm on med for low tsh.

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Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 45 years experience
Check thyroid first: B"sd If being on a med for "low TSH" means treatment with an antithyroid drug for hyperthyroidism, then the first concern is your thyroid status as this requires frequent monitoring. Thyroid function will change depending on the dose and effectiveness of the medication and the course of the underlying thryoid disease. Challenging even for the best of us endocrine specialists - contact yours!

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