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Should I Be Concerned That My Tsh Level Is At 002
Likely hypothyroid: Need confirmation with free T4. See endocrinologist. Not serious at this point, but if true, treated, you'll feel better :) ...Read more
Tsh level is a 3 which is causing pharmacist to be concerned. I do have many symptoms of hypothyroidism, what tests should be done?
Normal TSH 0.45-4.5: Why is your pharmacist concerned? Tsh of 3 is normal. Of course, we're trained to treat the person, not just the numbers so many of us will prescribe enough medication to achieve TSH of 1-2. Tsh less than 0.45 increases risk for hyperthyroidism eg palpitations, tremors, anxiety, insomnia, bone loss, etc. Further testing depends upon your symptoms. Bottom line: talk to your doc who ordered test. ...Read more
If my TSH level is 0.055 should my doctor not be concerned? Especially if i can hardly function on a daily basis. I'm truly depressed, very very tired
It depends: A low TSH level most commonly means that the thyroid level is high, either because of too much thyroid medication or because your thyroid is becoming overactive. However, rarely it can mean that there is a problem with the pituitary gland. You need further testing of your actual thyroid levels. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
M blood work came back with a TSH level of 7.6. My doctor was concerned, referred me to an endo. Endo is unconvinced of hypothyroid. Is this normal?
TSH is abnormal: Your TSH is mildly high, suggesting that your thyroid level may be low. It should be repeated, and you need a free T4 level to see if your thyroid level is truly low. There are temporary causes for low thyroid, so it is not unreasonable to wait a few months and recheck the levels to see if they are still low. Thyroid peroxidase antibodies would also be helpful to obtain. ...Read more
Do i need medication for TSH level of 8mu l T4 is 16 and T3 5 3pmol l and thyroid anti bodies are negative I have just found out I am pregnant and i m concerned about the pregnancy and whether i need meds or not ?
Thyroid function: Absolutely! your TSH should be between 0.5 and 1.Please see your OB right away! ...Read more
MY TSH level is 0.02 (Low?) and T4 is 0.66 (Low?) What does this mean. I have been on synthroid 50 MCG for hypothyroid for 3 months
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, given your TSH level you are on a sufficient dose of medication. Please do keep your follow-up appointments for monitoring the treatment. ...Read more
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