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A 20-year-old male asked:

What causes chest pain? hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism? i want to increase my methimazole dose but im afraid my chest pain might get worse?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Hyperthyroid: Both can cause it although hyperthyroid is much more likely to cause chest pain. Don't change your medication without discussing with your doctor first.

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Last updated Aug 13, 2014

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