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Dr. Su Fairchild
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Hypothyroidism (Definition)

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


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Is it safe to take Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) while breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) while breastfeeding?

Estrogen: Estrogens can help or hurt, even when properly used! if it is not good in pregnancy (as this get's an "x" rating there), it's probably not good when breast feeding. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pills to delay period? What are the chances of getting blood clots if you do take them for the first time?

Is it safe to take Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pills to delay period? What are the chances of getting blood clots if you do take them for the first time?

Birth control: Millions of women across the world use birth control to regulate their menstrual cycles making them one of the most common medications prescribed of all time. The risk of blood clot formation and someone with no personal or family history is about one per 20, 000 people. This is not much higher than the baseline risk for blood clots non-birth-control users. ...Read more

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I take Thyronorm 162.5mg for my hypothyroid.. is Garcinia Combogia safe for me?

I take Thyronorm 162.5mg for my hypothyroid.. is Garcinia Combogia  safe for me?

Waste of $$: More important than "is it safe" you should be asking is it worth the $$$ I'm spending on it. No scientifically based medical studies on Garcinia ANOTHER Nutritional "gimmick" for weight loss. Probably not HARMFUL but NOT HELPFUL! Hope this helps Good luck Dr Z ...Read more

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I have hypothyroidism and i take levathyroxin would it be safe to do the advicare 24 day challenge and cleanse? Would they cleanse effect the med?

I have hypothyroidism and i take levathyroxin would it be safe to do the advicare 24 day challenge and cleanse?  Would they cleanse effect the med?

Worthless: Make sure you're taking brand name T4 and your levels are normal. Forget the "challenge and cleanse" -- it's internet garbage and won't help you in any way. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv and the internet. You don't actually believe any of that crap do you? ...Read more

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I am Hypothyroid and have Addison's Disease - is it safe for me to take Serrapeptase ?

It's your business: You're seriously sick -- if you have real Addison's and are also hypothyroid, you probably have Schmidt's. You've got a duty to yourself and those who love you to learn how you body really works -- and educate yourself enough to be able to see through health frauds like "Serrapeptase". It won't touch your endocrine illness and if you stop your evidence-based regimen, that mistake could kill you. ...Read more

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I have hypothyroidism is plexus slim safe to take?

Plexus Slim: I googled the ingredients of plexus slim and did not find anything that would be harmful in hypothyroidism. Keep in mind that there is no significant evidence that anything in plexus slim will help you lose weight. ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to take metformin for hypothyroidism?

Yes: Metformin is not a drug that can treat hypothyroidism but patients with hypothyroidism can safely take metformin for other treatment such as diabetes, polycystic ovarian syndrome... ...Read more

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What fat burners are safe to take if ypu have hypothyroidism and taking levothyroxine?

What fat burners are safe to take if ypu have hypothyroidism and taking levothyroxine?

Keep away: Lose weight and tone with a healthy life style rather than than taking pills. Staying in shape is a life time endeavor. Eat well and exercise as part of your daily routine and forget the fat burners. www.artofplasticsurgery.com. ...Read more

Dr. David Kurss
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Oral Contraceptive (Definition)

Oral contraceptives are a kind of women's ...Read more