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Hypothyroid Sleep Ccap Disability
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
Hubby researched hashimotos/hypothyroidism & said not bad& doesnt explain my desire to sleep! How can i explain that i cant help it but im trying?
Yes: Technically yes, there is no connection between thyroid replacement medications and sleeping pills (im assuming prescription) as far as safety. Im assuming you are taking them long term due and have failed otc such as melatonin, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) etc and have no serious issues such as sleep apnea. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Haven't slept thru the night without waking (2x+) in 20 years. Sleep study did not show apnea, take anxiety meds, & am hypothyroid, what can this be?
Multiple Things: Insomnia can be tricky. Anxiety and low thyroid can effect your sleep cycle. Make sure both are well controlled. Sleep hygiene is also an important factor to consider and make sure you have good hygiene practices. I use a sleep diary and manipulation of sleep schedules to condense sleep and reset the sleep cycle. Speak to a sleep specialist for help ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have hypothyroid with hashimotos. The medicarions i take either make me very tired or prevent me from sleeping mire than 3 hrs(hyper) , pls help me?
Currently eating 1100 calories/day burning 350/day to lose weight from hypothyroidism. Now my sleep is disturbed due to hunger. Any suggestions?
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