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A 39-year-old female asked:

Had total thyroidectomy 10 years ago. currently 8 weeks pregnant, taking synthroid (thyroxine) 125mcg. very low tsh 0.01 and high free t4 at 26 (normal 12-22). ?

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Dr. Kai Philipp Olshausen
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Way off: That dose of thyroid needs to be reduced ASAP. Please consult with your doctor right away. I'm guessing they're doing that already if they received those test results.
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