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What to do if I have hyperthyroidism, masturbation & panic attacks?

What to do if I have hyperthyroidism, masturbation & panic attacks?

Manage 2 of 3: All men and most women masturbate and this is normal -- I'm sorry if someone has shared a superstition here. Talk with someone sensible -- maybe even your same-sex parent. Hyperthyroidism needs to be treated or it will first ruin your life and then kill you. The panic attacks are something a competent pyschiatrist can help you with -- it's nothing to be ashamed of. ...Read more

Dr. Susan Wingo
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Overactive Thyroid (Definition)

Hyperthyroidism, often called "overactive thyroid, " is a condition where the thyroid secretes too much of the thyroid hormones. Common symptoms include heat intolerance, increased appetite, ...Read more


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How do I get tested for hyperthyroidism? I have a higher than normal metabolic rate; I feel effects of meds fast and they ware off fast.

How do I get tested for hyperthyroidism? I have a higher than normal metabolic rate; I feel effects of meds fast and they ware off fast.

Thyroid labs: Hi. Very easy to get tested: TSH, free T4; and if I suspect hyperthyroidism, I also get a free T3 (liothyronine). See your doc to get tested. ...Read more

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What are the main effects of hypo annd hyperthyroidism?

What are the main effects of hypo annd hyperthyroidism?

Very different: Hypo and hyperthyroidism are associated with very different symptoms. Go to hormone.Org for detailed summaries. ...Read more

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What are effects of having hyperthyroidism? Is this a life threatining disease?

What are effects of having hyperthyroidism? Is this a life threatining disease?

Many: So short term you can lose weight, feel heart palpitations, have diarrhea, feel anxious, etc. Long terms your heart can get weaker and you can lose bone mass too early. It affects mental well being. So it is a very important hormones to have good control of ...Read more

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I've been dealing with many untreated side effects of hyperthyroidism due to no medical care. How can I manage it?

I've been dealing with many untreated side effects of hyperthyroidism due to no medical care. How can I manage it?

Not on your own!: You need medicine, so you don't get really sick! Go to a local community health center, where fees are based on your ability to pay. ...Read more

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What are the effects of hyperthyroidism on pregnancy?

What are the effects of hyperthyroidism on pregnancy?

Several: May make your pulse go up. May make your nausea and morning sickness worse. May cause problems with your metabolism and growth of the baby. ...Read more

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How long will ptu (propylthiouracil) take effects for patient with hyperthyroidism? Thanks

1-3months: Depending on dose, how frequently you get blood tests to follow-up and adjust dose
recommend monthly lab til stable. ...Read more

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What the symptoms and side effects of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism?

What the symptoms and side effects of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism?

Hyper/hypothyroidism: Hyperthyroidism= palpitation, diarrhea, feeling hot all the times, weight loss, nervousness, exospthalmos (bulging out of eye balls)

hypothyroidism= tiredness, constipation, feeling cold all the times, depression, weight gain, hoarseness... ...Read more

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Doctors! What adverse effects does hyperthyroidism have on the rest of the vital organs?

Hyperthyroidism: Makes everything in your body work faster and harder. Therefore, it affects every chemical process, every organ, every function in your body. It needs to be treated properly to avoid any long term damage. ...Read more

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I am taking 10mg of Carbimazole daily for hyperthyroidism is it safe to take Clenbuterol as well? What are the side effects etc.

I am taking 10mg of Carbimazole daily for hyperthyroidism is it safe to take Clenbuterol as well? What are the side effects etc.

Can be dangerous: Clenbuterol is not approved for use in the US. It is available in some countries for treating asthma. It is illegally used for athletic performance enhancement. It can be dangerous in someone with hyperthyroidism, especially if thyroid levels are still high, as it is a stimulant. It can cause fast heart beating, high blood pressure, shakiness, anxiety, and possible heart valve problems. ...Read more

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My doctor wants to treat my hyperthyroidism with atenolol. I'm worried about the side effects. Is this a good treatment plan?

My doctor wants to treat my hyperthyroidism with atenolol. I'm worried about the side effects. Is this a good treatment plan?

Hyperthyroid: Beta blockers are one of the treatment options for hyperthyroidism. It maintains the heart rate at acceptable levels and prevents tachycardia and the symptoms associated with it. (palpitations, light headedness, dizziness.). Inderal (propranolol) is often used for its additional effect of reducing the level of the active hormone. ...Read more

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In order to differentiate hyperthyroidism symptoms from drug w/d sym from clonazepam and/or drug interaction side effects b/w clonazepam, prozac, (fluoxetine) and concerta, which should be ruled out 1st?

In order to differentiate hyperthyroidism symptoms from drug w/d sym from clonazepam and/or drug interaction side effects b/w clonazepam, prozac, (fluoxetine) and concerta, which should be ruled out 1st?

Depends: Depends on dosage and why you are taking these medications, prior history and many other factors. Would likely need to simplify medication combo. Please discuss with your prescribing doc. ...Read more

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What is hyperthyroid?

What is hyperthyroid?

Too much thyroid!: Higher than normal thyroid levels in the blood. Condition will suppress tsh, which is easily measured. Too much can cause tachycardia, fine thinning hair, osteoporosis if untreated. This condition requires a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What is hyperthyroid?

What is hyperthyroid?

Common disorder: Which is easily diagnosed and can be treated with either radioiodine or anti-thyroid drugs. See the american thyroid assoc. Website or check lay info at aace. Com (american assoc. Of clinical endocrinologists) for more info. ...Read more

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What is hyperthyroidism?

What is hyperthyroidism?

Overactive Thyroid: Hyperthyroidism is the term for overactive tissue within the thyroid gland that causes an overproduction of thyroid hormones. These thyroid hormones control the metabolic rate of the body, so too much can cause symptoms like nervousness, irritability, increased perspiration, heart racing, hand tremors, anxiety, difficulty sleeping, thinning of the skin, fine brittle hair, & muscular weakness. ...Read more

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What is hyperthyroidism?

What is hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroidism: The over production of thyroid hormone by the thyroid gland results in, and is called, hyperthyroidism. ...Read more

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What causes hyperthyroidism?

What causes hyperthyroidism?

Graves' disease: Autoimmune thyroid disease- graves' disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. Other causes include inflammation of the thyroid, drug induced hyperthyroidism, hyperactive thyroid nodule or nodules, rarely pituitary tumor.... ...Read more

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What exactly is hyperthyroidism?

What exactly is hyperthyroidism?

Excess thyroid hormo: Hyperthyroidism occurs when your body is exposed to too much thyroid hormone (secreted by the thyroid gland, which sits at the base of the neck). Thyroid hormone controls metabolism so hyperthyroidism typically causes increased metabolism. Some of the symptoms include: increased appetite but weight loss, increased heart rate, tremor, diarrhea, feeling hot all the time, and anxiety. ...Read more

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What are signs of hyperthyroidism?

What are signs of hyperthyroidism?

Many..: Shaky, sweaty, jittery, nervous, fast heart beat, irregular/extra heart beats, weight loss, increased appetite, fatigue, multiple bowel movements daily

but other conditions can cause similar symptom collection

so see md, get lab tests. ...Read more

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How concerning is hyperthyroidism?

Different types: Hi. There are different types of hyperthyroidism. Some get better on their own. Most last indefinitely and need treatment; of those, most are caused by immune system stimulation of the gland (bypassing pituitary control), and some are due to autonomous overactive thyroid nodules. The condition needs to be treated, but most people your age do fine with it. See an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What are the signs of hyperthyroidism

Many: Anxiety, fast heart rate, increased appetite with weight loss, decreased and irregular menses, insomnia, tremor or shakes, nervousness, increased sweating, thin hair/skin/nails, poor recent memory are among the most common. ...Read more

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What are the causes of hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroidism: Graves disease is an autoimmune disease most common in young women. Other common forms are toxic nodular goiter, subacute thyroiditis, post-partum thyroiditis, and of course overreplacement with thyroid hormone. There are other, less common forms of hyperthyroidism, some of which can be subtle. Best to have this evaluated by an endocrinologist or an internist who is familiar with this. ...Read more

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What should I feel if I have hyperthyroidism?

What should I feel if I have hyperthyroidism?

Hyperthyroid: Some symptoms of hyperthyroidism are: feeling nervous, fast heartbeat, weight loss, feeling hot, trouble sleeping, feeling anxious, sweating heavily, muscle weakness, increased appetite, frequent bowel movement...Some hyperthyroid patients will have 1-2 symptoms, some have all of them and some have none of them at all. The only way to know for sure is to get a blood test. ...Read more

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Should I excersize if I have hyperthyroidism?

Depends: Depends on the severity of the hyperthyroidism and how symptomatic you are. You can do light exercise if tolerated but make sure you get the hyperthyroidism treated as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Is hyperthyroidism is curable?

Indeed: The treatment of hyperthyroidism depends on the cause. Sometimes its self limited. Sometimes it can be cured by surgery and sometimes radioactive iodine treatment. It is however almost always curable. ...Read more

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Can hyperthyroid affect conceiving?

Hyperthyroid/fertile: Hyperthyroidism can be associated with anovulation and menstrual irregularities in some cases, preventing fertility, but not always. You should consult your endocrinologist and obstetrician to see if your ability to conceive might be optimized by tighter control of your hyperthyroidism. ...Read more

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Is hyperthyroid a metabolic disorder?

Is hyperthyroid a metabolic disorder?

Yes, in a way!: Thyroid hormones affect metabolism. High levels (above normal) are usually caused by grave's disease, solitary functioning nodule, and taking too much thyroid medication. Hgiher than normal thyroid levels increase your bodies sensitivity to catecholamines, thereby raising heart rate, increasing body heat, and sometimes causing weight loss. This is an unatural state and should be corrected. ...Read more

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Does surgery control hyperthyroidism?

Depends: If the surgery is to remove your thyroid it certainly could. But surgery is my least favorite of three options for control. ...Read more

Dr. Susan Wingo
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Hyperthyroidism (Definition)

A medical condition that lowers the level of thyroid hormone to a point where the patient has a marked ...Read more