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A 30-year-old member asked:

If i'm gaining weight on levoxyl (thyroxine) do i need a lower dose?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Endocrinology 53 years experience
No: One decides dose by lab tests ; this is because weight gain/loss due to thousand other issues so if thyroid lab ok, need to look for other causes of weight issue.

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