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Weak and feeling like passing out could this b associated with hypothyroidism? What are possible causes for these feelings?

Weak and feeling like passing out could this b associated with hypothyroidism? What are possible causes for these feelings?

Weak: Your symptoms can be explained by a ride range of possibilities see your medical doctor did a thorough exam and blood work. ...Read more

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Hypothyroidism (Definition)

The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck. Its role is to make thyroid hormones, which control the way cells use energy. Hyperthyroidism results when the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more


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Recently dx w/ hypothyroid. Started Synthroid (thyroxine) ~2-3 weeks ago & noticing increased appetite / feeling more hungry than normal. Could this be from that?

Recently dx w/ hypothyroid. Started Synthroid (thyroxine) ~2-3 weeks ago & noticing increased appetite / feeling more hungry than normal. Could this be from that?

HYPOTHYROIDISM: Potentially, HYPOTHYROIDISM can cause a myriad of symptoms. In women it can cause dysfunctional uterine bleeding resulting in a secondary anemia. It also may be associated with anemIa of chronic disease. Get your levels checked regularly and follow up with your doctor. You need to have labs rechecked and may need a higher dose. ...Read more

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I have hypothyroidism and seasonal allergies. Symptoms I am having, fatigue, loss of appetite and feeling cold at this point could be either. ?

I have hypothyroidism and seasonal allergies. Symptoms I am having, fatigue, loss of appetite and feeling cold at this point could be either. ?

Likely thyroid: Symptoms of seasonal allergy are typically sneezing itch nose runny nose itching of eyes etc. symptoms of fatigue and feeling excessively cold reduced apposite are more typical of hypothyroidism ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism cause flu like feelings to come and go with extreme exhaustion?

Can hypothyroidism cause flu like feelings to come and go with extreme exhaustion?

Ceertainly the: Extreme exhaustion would be a fit. If flu like symptoms mean that yes, but fever and chills would not usually be a thyroid issue. ...Read more

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Serequel (Quetiapine): does it cause hypothyroidism? does it slow metabolism or does the excess hunger causes the weight and thus metabolic syndrome?

Serequel (Quetiapine): does it cause hypothyroidism? does it slow metabolism or does the excess hunger causes the weight and thus metabolic syndrome?

Seroquel (quetiapine) ?: AmroP293~ weight gain is a well known side effect of Seroquel but hypothyroidism is not listed as a side effect. If you are gaining weight its not a bad idea to check a TSH to r/o hypothyroidism. You should see a doctor about this and have him manage this thanks http://www.everydayhealth.com/drugs/quetiapine ...Read more

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What recomended supplements for perimenopause..Feeling fuzzy and have hypothyroid?

What recomended supplements for perimenopause..Feeling fuzzy and have hypothyroid?

Perimenopause : Optimization of progesterone, testosterone and thyroid is the most important. Some other hormones may need to be tuned up as well. ...Read more

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I have hypothyroidism. Losted my insurance last year. So I have not took medicine. I am feeling horrible, should go to the er?

You must get : Your thyroid medication! generic is relatively inexpensive call social worker, local medical clinics, even er can feel better within days, normal in 4-6 weeks. ...Read more