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A 27-year-old female asked:

Pregnant heard heart beat at 7 wk 4 days. got blood work and tsh came at 6.26. doc called in levothyroxine. will my baby ok or possible miscarriage?

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Dr. Creighton Likes
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility 19 years experience
Should be ok: It is important for best outcomes to keep your TSH less than 2.5. This is why your doctor put you on synthroid (thyroxine). He/she will most likely check the TSH level again in 4-6 weeks.

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