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How long does it take to get over thyrotoxicotis?

How long does it take to get over thyrotoxicotis?

Depends: If you treat with radioactive iodine (131-I), it could be resolved in as little as 6-10 weeks (but could take longer, and sometimes the treatment dose is too low, and doesn't cure it at all). If you're trying to treat it with methimazole, the data suggest that if you treat for 2 years, you have about a 50% chance of it being cured. Thus most patients' preference for radioactive iodine. Good luck! ...Read more

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Will meclizine work for Thyrotoxicosis related vertigo? Is it safe to take with Propranolol?

Will meclizine work for Thyrotoxicosis related vertigo? Is it safe to take with Propranolol?

Your treating MD is/: Your treating doctor is your best guide. You must find out why you are having Vertigo? It is not due to Thyrotoxicosis...but it can be caused by some of the drugs you are taking. Meclizine is a safe drug and can be tried once you have checked with your doctor. It can be combined with any drugs except those causing sleepiness. ...Read more

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Any dietary, herb or supp. needs or interactions while recovering from Thyrotoxicosis? (On low dose Inderal) Should I take coq10? DigestEnzyme safe?

Any dietary, herb or supp. needs or interactions while recovering from Thyrotoxicosis? (On low dose Inderal) Should I take coq10? DigestEnzyme safe?

Thyrotoxicosis: Please do not take any other medicines about your thyroid but discuss this as soon as possible with your doctor. Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more

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Will my TSH level get higher (I'm at 0.022 right now) if I stop taking my Synthroid (thyroxine) for 3 days? I took too much and now I have Thyrotoxicosis factitia

Will my TSH level get higher (I'm at 0.022 right now) if I stop taking my Synthroid (thyroxine) for 3 days? I took too much and now I have Thyrotoxicosis factitia

Too much thyroid : Hi. Please work with your doctor. At age 21, your body will probably tolerate that TSH suppression in the short run, and you've had Graves', after all. To your question, no holding your Synthroid (thyroxine) (LT4) for 3 days won't do a thing if you then start back on the same dose that suppressed your TSH to 0.02. You are on too hi of an LT4 dose, and it needs to be reduced. Good luck! ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over pleurisy?

How long does it take to get over pleurisy?

Depends on cause: Depends on the underlying cause of pleurisy. The recovery period may vary from weeks to months. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over lorazepam?

How long does it take to get over lorazepam?

It depends...: On what you were using it for and what dose you were on. If you were using it for insomnia, you might find that you are sleeping better even after just one sleepless night off it. If you were on a large dose, you should taper it off slowly to avoid a seizure. For many people, Lorazepam is prescribed because of an anxiety disorder, and that doesn't go away on its own. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over a marriage?

Depends...: The circmstances surround the break-up of a marriage will have a direct influence on how long it takes both parties to 'put it in the past". ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over cellulitis?

How long does it take to get over cellulitis?

Depends on cause: A better question is why did you have it. There may be an underlying situation making you prone to it. Also note that half the diagnoses are not cellulitis but something else which should be recognized and managed. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over bronchitis?

How long does it take to get over bronchitis?

Variable: Typical episodes of acute bronchitis may last 2-3 weeks before resolution. Symptoms lasting longer should be reported to your physician as their is a chance of secondary bacterial infection or pneumonia. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over a metatarsal injury?

How long does it take to get over a metatarsal injury?

It depends: If the bone is fractured, it can take about 6 weeks. Lesser injuries can heal sooner. It really depends on the type of injury. Seeing a podiatrist can answer this more specifically. ...Read more