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Synthroid 80 Mcg
BP 130/80 in dr office. Pulse 70 bpm. Lost 13 pounds, exercising never had BP issues in past. No thyroid gland take Synthroid 100 mcgs. BP ok?
Not bad: a few points. 130 / 80 is probably the perfect blood pressure. Blood pressure trends upward with increaseing age (mainly the upper number). It varies over time and circumstance and seeing either the lowest or seeing all the numbers during a day is best way to judge. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have gillbert's disease & get jaundice frequently. I'm on propranolol 80 mg er, Synthroid 50 mcg, vitamin D3 400i.U, beano & colace. Is this ok?
My son was given a full dose of synthroid-125 mcg today because of miscommunication. His normal dose is 62.5 mcg a day. Should he be seen?
I started synthroid 25 mcg 2.5 wks ago for hypo. The last few days, Ive felt very full (almost sick) when I don't eat much. Is this related? Why?
Fnp wants to raise my Synthroid from 50 mcg to 75. I don't understand the mechanics behind this medicine. Can you explain?
TSH: Hi. Your FNP probably tested your TSH and found it to be high on your current dose of 50 mcg/day. TSH is the pituitary hormone that reflects thyroid status (assuming normal pituitary function); if TSH is hi, your pituitary is trying to push your thyroid to make more thyroid hormone, but your thyroid is damaged and can't. Therefore, you give more Synthroid until the TSH is down in the normal range ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›