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Tested 7.6 TSH on 1st blood tst & low t. Only given androgel. Tested 3mo later & tested 4.4 TSH & .7 or .8 free t. Was given synth 50mcg. Is this ok?

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Dr. Steven Saunders
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In brief: Hypothyroidism

Dependeng on reference range in laboratiry those numbers do seem to correspond with hypothyroidism for which your doctor has initiated thyroid hormone replacement appropriately so.
Low t is very common and AndroGel is an effective replacement therapy.

In brief: Hypothyroidism

Dependeng on reference range in laboratiry those numbers do seem to correspond with hypothyroidism for which your doctor has initiated thyroid hormone replacement appropriately so.
Low t is very common and AndroGel is an effective replacement therapy.
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