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Doctor insights on: Can I Take Resveratrol With A Thyroid Problem

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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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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Is resveratrol safe to take with a thyroid condition?

Is resveratrol safe to take with a thyroid condition?

Yes,: But you can't take in enough resveratrol to make a difference in any biological action, reaction or process in your body -- so don't waste your money. ...Read more

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Can resveratrol, nicotinamide riboside, pterostilbene have a negative effect on thyroid? Early signs of goiter after 6 months of anti-aging pills.

Can resveratrol, nicotinamide riboside, pterostilbene have a negative effect on thyroid? Early signs of goiter after 6 months of anti-aging pills.

Reservatol/thyroid: Below are 2 references. Reservatol may have an effect on thyroid/goiter.Discuss w/ your doc https://www.researchgate.net/publication/51673216_Resveratrol_and_its_impact_on_aging_and_thyroid_function http://repository.ksu.edu.sa/jspui/bitstream/123456789/8715/1/Effects%20of%20resveratrol%20on%20thyroid%20function%20in%20normal%20and%20hyperthyroid%20Rats%20a%20mechanistic%20study.pdf ...Read more

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Is resveratrol safe to take if pregnant?

Is resveratrol safe to take if pregnant?

No. It is not.: According to the company’s site “due to its estrogenic nature, resveratrol is not advised for use by women w a history of estrogen-sensitive cancers, such as breast, ovarian, and uterine cancers, as well as those who are pregnant or intending to become pregnant.”. ...Read more

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Could you tell me some good resveratrol supplements to take?

Could you tell me some good resveratrol supplements to take?

HealthTap Doctors: are not allowed to recommend any specific brands of products. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Is 500mg trans-resveratrol, 50mg quercetin, 250mg NR, and 75mg pterostilbene too much to take daily? Have early goiter development. Pills to blame?

Supplements: I don't know why you're taking all this stuff. Although these supplements (what is "NR"?) are compounds naturally found in foods, taking megadoses is not "natural"? I don't know of an interaction between these supplements and goiter, but if you have a goiter, you should have it checked out by a doctor. ...Read more

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Should i take vitamin d or any other supplement or anything for thyroidism?

Should i take vitamin d or any other supplement or anything for thyroidism?

Vitamin D won't help: If you truly have hypothyroidism the treatment is to take thyroid hormone prescribed by a doctor who has reviewed your thyroid test results. Vitamin d is not the treatment for thyroid problems. ...Read more

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Is it safe for men to take trans-resveratrol supplement?Because it has phytoestrogens

Is it safe for men to take trans-resveratrol supplement?Because it has phytoestrogens

Probably safe: I believe that resveratrol is very safe for men to take but long-term studies on the pros & cons are lacking. Many common foods/herbs are phytoestrogens, such as soy. The benefits seem to outweigh the risks & mild phytoestrogens like resveratrol may protect us from much more potent chemical phytoestrogens from plastics/fire retardants etc. See http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc3074428/. ...Read more

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What does it take for an endocrinologist to decide if armour is suitable for subclinical hypo- thyroidism? If test results are all in "normal" range.

What does it take for an endocrinologist to decide if armour
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thyroidism?  If test results are all
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Subclinical hypo..: Subclinical hypothyroidism occurs when peripheral thyroid hormone levels are within normal reference laboratory range but serum thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels are mildly elevated. If all test results are normal then it does not sound like subclinical hypothyroidism. ...Read more

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I have hypo-thyroidism, i take 150mg of synthroid, (thyroxine) i have gained 30 pounds in almost 2 months. how can i safely lose the weight as fast as possible?

I have hypo-thyroidism, i take 150mg of synthroid, (thyroxine) i have gained 30 pounds in almost 2 months. how can i safely lose the weight as fast as possible?

Weight Gain: Certainly Thyroid may be causing some of your issues too. Safely, exercise and dieting with decreased carbs and fats will make you lose, if you burn more calories than you take in, you will lose weight. If you are unable to lose, discuss with your Dr. as approved weight loss meds ar available, but they need to monitored regularly by the Dr., and used with an exercise program and diet as well. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take resveratrol while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take resveratrol while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes: Resveratrol is an "anti-aging" antioxidant found in red wine. As a health and wellness physician, I am a big supporter of many supplements which may have additional health benefits. Resveratrol has no negative effects, and may be taken during pregnancy and lactation, if desired. ...Read more

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How much resveratrol dosage can I take per day?

How much resveratrol dosage can I take per day?

Follow Directions: Because it is a food substance, it is safe in high dosages, but not necessary to get benefits. Since the product comes in different forms & different dosages, it is best to follow the recommendation on the bottle to obtain maximum benefits & cost effectiveness. ...Read more

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I had cure autoimune disease I am of 17years can my thyroidism and brain fog due to med can cure.How long i need to take med further?

I had cure autoimune disease I am of 17years can my thyroidism and brain fog due to med can cure.How long i need to take med further?

Thyroiditis?: If you are referring to autoimmune thyroiditis ( hashimoto's disease)- this at first can cause an overactive thyroid ( hyperthyroidism) followed by decreased thyoid function ( hypothyroidism). You need to have your thyroid hormone levels balance to achieve balance. The medication may be need for a lifetime or the disease can resolve. ...Read more

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Should a person with hyper thyroidism take typical thyroid medication like Synthroid (thyroxine)?

 Should a person with hyper thyroidism take typical thyroid  medication  like Synthroid (thyroxine)?

Usually not: Usually, a person with hyperthyroidism has too much thyroid hormone in her body. One would take Synthroid (thyroxine) (synthetic hormone) to make up for a lack of enough thyroid hormone due to HYPOthyroidism. A person with HYPOthyroidism who becomes hyperthyroid due to taking too high of a dose of Synthroid (thyroxine) might be asked to take Synthroid (thyroxine) (at a lower dose) even though she is temporarily hyperthyroid. ...Read more

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I'm taking many supplements multi-vitamins with iron 100% of all, fish oil 1000mg, resveratrol 250mg is this ok to take all daily ihave for 1-2 years?

I'm taking many supplements multi-vitamins with iron 100% of all, fish oil 1000mg, resveratrol 250mg is this ok to take all daily ihave for 1-2 years?

You probably don't: Need the resveratrol at age 16. The others sound ok as long as you are in good health and have no contraindications in your history. ...Read more

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If my tsh low, t3 (liothyronine) and t4 is normal, is it hypo or hyper thyroidism? Should I take iodine? Ultra sound is normal, without pathology.

If my tsh low, t3 (liothyronine) and t4 is normal, is it hypo or hyper thyroidism? Should I take iodine? Ultra sound is normal, without pathology.

Hypothyroid: The answer to this question depends on what your exact levels are and what type of symptoms you have. "Subclinical Hypothyroidsim" sometimes presents in the manner you describe. ...Read more

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Should one on chemo (xeloda+eloxatin+zometa) take multivitamins, calcium, antioxidants, resveratrol, digestive enzymes, fish oils, curcumin etc?

Should one on chemo (xeloda+eloxatin+zometa) take multivitamins, calcium, antioxidants, resveratrol, digestive enzymes, fish oils, curcumin etc?

Xeloda-oxali: You may want to stop your multivitamins while you are on Xeloda as Folic Acid may exgerate side effect of xeloda. You also need to have your vitamin d level checked and take a supplement if the level is low as vitamin d deficiency may affect the response to chemotherapy. ...Read more

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