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A 23-year-old female asked:

How doea caffeine affect hypothyroidism? i am having trouble falling asleep.

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - rheumatology 22 years experience
See below: Caffeine should not affect hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism is going make you feel tired when it is active. Caffeine is a stimulant and it will keep you up. Cut down your amount of coffee and do not consume any after 2pm and you should be able to sleep better.
Last updated Jun 11, 2013

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