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A 56-year-old female asked:

My ears have been pulsing with my heartbeat for about 1 month. i found out i am hyperthyroid and i am being treated with methimazole. my question is could this be related and how long will this last? sometimes i think it gets better but comes back?

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Dr. Walter Evans II
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Please see your MD.: You need to evaluate your thyroid and blood pressure status. Hypertension and hyperthyroidism can both cause that symptom. While waiting for your appointment, buy a blood pressure cuff and keep a diary twice a day and when you feel the symptom. Wish you the best. Dr. Evans

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