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Trenbolone Steroid Effects On Tsh
Likely none: B"sd thyronorm 25 mg, you mean 25 mcg - is L-thyroxine also know as T4. It is one of the 2 important thyroid hormones in the blood. T4 replacement is the standard therapy for hypothyroidism, which is quite reliably indicated by your mildly elevated TSH. Dose of T4 titrated usually every 2 months with my usual "target" TSH is around 1.0. ...Read more
Hypothyroidisim: you have profound under active Thyroid . You need the Thyroid replacement Medication . you should start feeling beeter soon . Stay with your Doctor . Have your TSH checked every 6-8 weeks , untill it is in the normal range . I like to keep my patients TSH about 1-2 , & certainly below 5 . Don't worry about side effects . Embrace feeling better ...Read more
My TSH is 8.33. Started taking thyronorm 50mcg since one week. Are there any side effects of that?
My TSH is 8.33. And I have started taking thyronorm 50mcg since one week. What are the side effects of that medicine?
How does hypothyroid effect fertility & pregnancy? What is done to minimize its effects on both? I'm 37 and my TSH is 6.5 the lowest was 3.4 worried.
It is very: Important to correct your hypothyroidism before attempting to become pregnant, or as soon as it is discovered if you are already pregnant. Hypothyroidism reduces fertility and can endanger a pregnancy. Make sure you are on the appropriate dose of brand name T4 replacement to return your levels to normal. Baby begins to make it's own thyroid hormone about week 12, your level still affects placenta. ...Read more
I am 45 my TSH level is a 16 the doctor said i had hypothyroidism what does this mean and what are the effects?
Doctor's right: Your doctor is right that you have hypothyroidism, underactive thyroid gland. This condition leads to fatigue, low energy, cold intolerance, constipation, and increased cholesterol levels. But how an individual might feel varies widely. Sometimes one feels just fine for a while. It would be advisable to see your doctor to prescribe thyroid hormone supplement at a sufficient dose to get TSH ~1. ...Read more
What do you suggest if I am 45 my TSH level is a 16 the doctor said i had hypothyroidism what does this mean and what are the effects?
Many effects: A TSH of 45 frequently means that your thyroid gland is not making enough thyroid hormone. This is called Hypothyroidism. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) rises in an attempt to signal your Thyroid gland to make more thyroid hormone. You need to see your doctor. Hypothyroidism is easily treated. Hypothyroidism slows your body down. You feel cold a lot, gain weight etc ...Read more
Hi TSH level of my wife is 8.53 doctor adviced to take thyronorn 50 since a week but she also take some antidepressent is there any side effects?
Do as instructed: Failure to comply with treatment of hypothyroidism is a life-ruiner. Please do as instructed and if you or your wife have any concerns about her being on an antidepressant, let the prescribing physician know. Chances are being treated for hypothyroidism will improve other aspects of her health as well. ...Read more
I was just diagnosed w/ hypothyroidism & my TSH was 16.33. How severe is that? I was prescribed Synthroid (thyroxine) 25 mcg but am still feeling side effects of hypo
I m 26 women diagnosed with hypothyroid tsh>100 i m on eltroxin100 mcg from 16 days can I get pregnant. And what are effects of hypothyroid to uterus?
TSH-4.2, Free T3- 2.24, Free T4- 0.89, Anti TPO<1, Thyroglu ab<1. Am I hypothyroid? I worried sick about being over medicated coz of side effects.
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, your test results are essentially normal. Do discuss these with your doctor at the next visit. See this site for info. http://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/thyroid/thyroid-function-tests ...Read more
Bw revealed TSH 5.89. Put on 25mcg levothyroxine 60 days ago. Having heart palps, lost few lbs when BMI only 17.5. Concerned. Why these side effects?
Stopped synthroid (thyroxine) on Feb 13 (2 weeks back) because of side effects. How soon can I get TSH, free T3 and T4 tested to get real values and consult doc?
Now: It is not a good idea to discontinue your medication without consulting your doctor. Please see your doctor ASAP. ...Read more
Borderline hypothyroid (TSH varies btw 2.7 to 4) n PCOS. Dont want to take Synthroid (thyroxine) coz of side effects, what else can I do to keep energy & mood up?
My TSH levels are at a 4.25. I am currently taking 50mcg of synthroid (thyroxine). My doctor upped my dose to 75mcg. I am afraid of side effects like racing heart?
Take it: Adjusting a thyroid medicine is both an art and science. You need to be "euthryroid" meaning normal tsh, t3, (liothyronine) T4 and must feel well as the normal range is made for a population and not your particular body. Fine adjustments must be made between you and a trusted doctor with an aim to make you feel well and healthier and avoid side effects such as palpitations. So go slow. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My tsh value is9.88.at the same time t4 ws normal.next month when i checked t4 became low.whats d exact reason for it?
Thyroid deficiency: 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, In all likelihood you have under-active thyroid gland and need to take thyroid medication. You should see your doctor for a prescription. ...Read more
I'd elevated TSH;around 22, taking eltroxin 100 mcg daily, it's under control now but I look bloated, height 5.7", 145 lbs, age 29. What is wrong here?
BMI 22.7: Hi. Looking "bloated" is subjective. Your BMI is a nice, healthy, normal 22.7. What is your TSH on levothyroxine? In other words, no evidence ANYTHING is "wrong here". Where are you in your cycle? Are you pregnant? Depending on how TSH and free T4 look, you probably need to consider a non-thyroid etiology. Confirm thyroid labs and see if symptoms improve in the next week or so. Good luck. ...Read more
I'd elevated TSH;around 18, taking eltroxin 100 mcg daily, it's under control now but I look bloated, height 5.7", 145 lbs, age 29. What is wrong here?
Hypothyroidism: Eltroxin (levothyroxine) is used for hypothyroidism. If your TSH is 18, then you probably need an increase in dose of your eltroxin, although 100 mcg is probably enough to make you feel better, but a dose that normalizes your TSH will make you feel normal. Make sure you take it on an empty stomach and without hot liquids. See your doctor. ...Read more