What is best way to treat hyperthyroidism?

It depends. There are several treatments available because no one treatment option is best for everyone. Options include killing the thyroid with radio-active iodine. Using medications to slow the thyroid down, and surgery to remove the thyroid. Your doctor can help you find the option that is best for you.

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Can any doc tell me what's the best way to treat hyperthyroidism?

Depends on the diagn. If the hyperthyroidism is because of excessive hormone production. There are 3 options to treat 1. Antithyroid medication for 2 years 2. Radiodine 3.Surgery. Each of these options has its own benefits and risks and one needs to discuss with their endocrinologists to see which treatment best suits them. Read more...