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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
Rheumatology 21 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.

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Last updated Jun 11, 2013

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