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What are some of the side affects of hashimoto disease. I have had the right side of my thyroid removed and take synthroid (thyroxine).

What are some of the side affects of hashimoto disease. I have had the right side of my thyroid removed and take synthroid (thyroxine).

No: No "side effects" or symptoms of hashimoto's are proven outside the possible thyroid enlargement and symptoms of underactive thyroid, some of which dr. Fowler has listed. Once your thyroid levels are normal on your supplement (synthroid) in your case, you should have no symptoms of the hashimotos. By the way, we use the term "side effects" for undesired effects of a drug. Symptoms are what we experience from an illness or disease. See the links below to learn more.

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Is there any medicine for hashimoto disease my thyroid peroxidase ab 279.5iu/ml lab normal range 0-9 thyroglobulin ab 42.8 TSH 1.81tt3 1.07 ft4 0.77?

Is there any medicine for hashimoto disease my thyroid peroxidase ab 279.5iu/ml lab normal range 0-9 thyroglobulin ab 42.8 TSH 1.81tt3 1.07 ft4 0.77?

Don't need any: Medication unless your TSH goes up, indicating the development of hypothyroidism. Some endo's will use asa, nsaids or even cortisone to treat thyroiditis, but only if very symptomatic.

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I have hashimoto disease, been taking syntroid 50 mg every morn. What happens if I forget to take it for few days?

I have hashimoto disease, been taking syntroid 50 mg every morn. What happens if I forget to take it for few days?

Not a whole lot.: Synthroid (thyroxine) has a long half-life so that short breaks in medication will not lower your levels a whole lot. However, if you keep missing doses your thyroid hormone levels will be too low and you will have symptoms of hypothyroidism such as fatigue and weight gain.

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What to do if I have hashimoto disease. Any one else with it and what do you do for it?

What to do if I have hashimoto disease. Any one else with it and what do you do for it?

Common: Hi. Yeah, you...and about 18 million other Americans! Hashimoto's is very common. One of the most common endocrine diseases after diabetes. You treat thyroid hormone deficiency with thyroid hormone replacement. It's cheap, easy, and works perfectly! To your health!

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I have hashimoto disease and I am pregnant do I need medication?

I have hashimoto disease and I am pregnant do I need medication?

Check thyroid: Make sure your thyroid function does not become abnormal (blood tests) and if you feel unusually tired or cold, be sure to tell your gyn.

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Is chronic thyroiditis considered hashimoto disease?

Is chronic thyroiditis considered hashimoto disease?

Maybe: Hashimoto's is a form of chronic thyroiditis, but not all thyroiditis is hashimoto's.

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Can hashimoto disease cause a weakened immune system?

Hasimoto's: Hashimoto's is an autoimmune disease. Your immune system is "attacking" your thyroid. But the disease is not weakening your immune system, per se.

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Can hashimoto disease cause my periods to be irregular?

Can hashimoto disease cause my periods to be irregular?

Possible: Thyroid dysfunction can cause menstrual irregularities, but other causes should be ruled out too if periods don't be come regular after correction of thyroid function c

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I have hashimoto disease and have a pregnancy at risk. How to make it better?

Test: You need to make sure that your thyroid function test are within normal limits.

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When should u get tested for hashimoto disease?

When should u get tested for hashimoto disease?

Family history: If tou have family history of hashimoto.

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What do you suggest if I have hashimoto disease. Any one else with it and what do you do for it?

Seek treatment: When your immune system attacks the thyroid, it can "rollercoaster" from HYPER to HYPO thyroid and cause severe swings in energy, mood, pain, etc. A full workup is warranted and treatment will significantly improve your quality of life. Finding the right physician to treat you is the tricky part. For more info, check https://www. Facebook. Com/groups/95847031171/

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Gastroparesis related to hashimoto disease?

Gastroparesis related to hashimoto disease?

It may..: Patients with gastroparesis may usually have underlying diabetes. There are other causes for gastroparesis, including a hypoactive thyroid. It turns out that the most common kind of hypothyroidism is hashimoto's disease, which is an autoimmune disease just like some forms of diabetes! Your endocrinologist can definitely provide more info about this. Take care!

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Is it safe for me to take a small dosage of mdma if I have hashimoto disease.

No.: MDMA is ecstasy, it is never safe to take ecstasy even if you're healthy. Your dealer has no conscience, you cannot trust what else is in it. It's unsafe for people with no medical problems and even riskier with people with medical problems. "Just say no" is not an old wives' tale or a myth. It is excellent accurate advice.

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Is hashimoto disease a form of graves?

Is hashimoto disease a form of graves?

Not a form, similar: Both hashimotos and graves are autoimmune thyroid diseases. Both are caused by antibodies against the thyroid. The result is opposite. Hashimotos often causes an under active thyroid, and graves causes an over active thyroid.

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Can you die from having graves disease or hashimoto disease?

Can you die from having graves disease or hashimoto disease?

Only if untreated.: It would be rare to pass away from graves disease or hashimoto disease, as these diseases are easy to diagnose and treat in this era. Very rarely, if a patient was avoiding medical care, the thyroid condition could, in time, become severe enough to be fatal.

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Can hashimoto disease cause my body hair to fall out?

Can hashimoto disease cause my body hair to fall out?

Yes: hair loss is a typical result of active hashimoto thyroiditis. It occurs as a result of antibody targeting the hair follicle and targeting it for destruction by other immune cells

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