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Levothyroxine And Pregnancy
Not if your hypothy-: Roidism was treated prior to conception & your free t 4 was >10th %ile of the normal range throughout pregnancy. If your ft4 was < 10th%ile especially < 12 wks. Post-conception, a slightly ?ed risk for psychomotor & language delays & school-age learning issues is best addressed early through your state health division's early intervention program or your school district's child find team at age 3. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
In a hypothyroidism patient who is pregnant 5 months, is it preferred to continue using levothyroxine? Same dosage since before pregnancy or not?
Taking 137 x2 a day for levothyroxine. while pregnant. should I still take that after delivery or go back to 175 before pregnancy?
No: Hi. Congratulations on your pregnancy! Levothyroxine will not adversely affect morning sickness or blood pressure early in pregnancy, especially assuming the dose is correct and you have normal thyroid function. Make sure your gyn is aware of your high blood pressure; that will need to be monitored. Certain blood pressure medicines can and others cannot be used in pregnancy. Good luck! ...Read more
Can levothyroxine affect my period? Since I started taking it my periods have been regular but I am late. I took a pregnancy test and it was negative
Hormonal imbalance: Thyroxine can affect menstrual cycle, especially if you lost weight. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
I started levothyroxine last month and my period is nearly two weeks late. After one week late I got negative pregnancy test?
Which blood tests/physicals should I take to prepare for future pregnancy? I am 34/f. I have normal TSH thyroid due to 25 mcg of levothyroxine.
Is 20mg prozac (fluoxetine) safe during pregnancy? Not pregnant yet, but maybe in the future. ITP, hypothyroidism, anxiety. On 50mcg levothyroxine and 20mg prozac (fluoxetine)
I am detected with Hashimoto's hypothyroidism with TSH levels 4.67.Have started with 25mcg levothyroxine.Can I conceive and have healthy pregnancy?
Yes: Best wishes to you. I wish you and your partner joy. ...Read more
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