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can l-tyrosine help with armour thyroid?

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Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: There is no evidence that l-tyrosine is of any benefit or harm to people with thyroid disease or taking thyroid hormone.
Answered on Sep 26, 2013

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Almost never.: I do not dso this and I have never seen it done, although some "shaman" may do this! not necessary, really.

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