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Doctor insights on: Can Hypo Thyroid Turn Into Hyper Thyroid

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Does pple with hypo thyroid have d same bad temper flare as those with hyper thyroid?

Does pple with hypo thyroid have d same bad temper flare as those with hyper thyroid?

Thyroid and psyche: In general, hypothyroidism leaves you more fatigued, depressed, with a slow psyche, and hyperthyroidism has you more "buzzy". However there is much variation. There are many psychological issues with hypothyroidism, including bad temper. Either hypo or hyper can worsen preexisting psychological problems. Life changing events (eg crime, divorce, etc) can occur in people with thyroid disorders. ...Read more

Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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How are hypo and hyper thyroid different?

How are hypo and hyper thyroid different?

Opposite: Hypo is underactive and hyper is overactive. The symptoms are completely opposite. ...Read more

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Can someone have symptoms of hypo and hyper thyroid ism?

Can someone have symptoms of hypo and hyper thyroid ism?

Yes: Sometimes symptoms overlap. That's why you need lab works also and not depend directly on symptoms alone. ...Read more

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Hypo/hyper- thyroid confusion, what is the difference?

Over and Under: HYPOthyroid is underactive thyroid whereas HYPERthyroid is overactive. Symtoms of hypo include fatigue, dry, brittle nails and hair, constipation, low body temperature, cold intolerance, depression, weight gain or inability to lose weight, lethargy, and abnormal blood lipids. Symptoms of hyper would essentially be the opposite. ...Read more

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Doctors, what is the difference between hypo and hyper thyroid?

Doctors, what is the difference between hypo and hyper thyroid?

Activity: A hypothyroid is an underactive thyroid. A hyperactive thyroid is an overactive thyroid. Hypothyroid usually leads to weight gain along with a lot of other symptoms. Hyperthyroid usually leads to weight loss along with a series of other symptoms. ...Read more

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Need some advice. I'm confused whether I hav a hypo thyroid condition or hyper thyroid condition? What's the diff?

Need some advice. I'm confused whether I hav a hypo thyroid condition or hyper thyroid condition? What's the diff?

The Thyroid: Hypothyroidism is low thyroid hormone in your body. Hyper is elevated thyroid hormone in the body. Both have many symptoms: Main Factors Hypothyroidism: weakness, fatigue, cold intolerance Hyperthyroidism: FHx autoimmune thyroid disease, hx of tobacco use, heat intolerance, sweating, weight loss, palpitations, tremor, tachycardia, diffuse goiter, ophthalmopathy (eye condition) ...Read more

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Do antihistamines push you hypo or hyper thyroid?

Do antihistamines push you hypo or hyper thyroid?

Neither: Really neither. It will be interesting to know however why the need for anti histamines in the first place as urticaria is common in individuals with autoimmune thyroid disease let it be grave's or hashimoto's disease. ...Read more

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My thyroid was hypo then turned hyper when my levothyroxine dose was upped. I noticed I feel better as hyperthyroid. Thoughts?

Probably too much: The way that's monitored is by following the TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone) from your pituitary gland at the base of your brain. If it detects too much thyroid hormone (either from you or outside, it says don't make any more; if it detects too little it rises in value and says make more). Easy! Tell your doc and he'll get the test and with the results in drop your dose. ...Read more