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What Does Thyroxine Do For The Body
Hyperthyroidism: If you are hyperthyroid, it will cause symptoms; common ones are heat intolerance, palpitations, nervousness, tremor, diarrhea, irritability. It causes bone loss (osteoporosis) over time. It places a stress on your heart, which may be tolerated when young, but not with aging. It can be treated, but you may need to see an endocrinologist. ...Read more
What happens. If i miss my Synthroid (thyroxine) for 2 momths n i take 1mcg i jus got a script what. Happens to my body besides the way i felt n hairs falln outet?
The medication: Doesn't help you if you don't take it. There is no 1 microgram dose. Do you mean 100 mcg, which is a yellow pill. Not taking your medication may cause all your symptoms to recur. Restart the medication and return your levels to normal -- do it for the rest of your life. ...Read more