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Could you tell me what's the best treatment for thyroid induced high cholesterol in women?
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Thyroid replacement
Levothyroxine is the treatment if your lipid abnormality is exclusively the result of hypothyroidism.
Once your thyroid function tests are normal, any leftover lipid issues will need to be looked at as separate from your hypothyroidism.

In brief: Thyroid replacement
Levothyroxine is the treatment if your lipid abnormality is exclusively the result of hypothyroidism.
Once your thyroid function tests are normal, any leftover lipid issues will need to be looked at as separate from your hypothyroidism.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Dr. Michael Borookhim
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Treat the underlying
Hypothyroidism with synthroid (thyroxine) replacement.
Also attention to diet and exercise.

In brief: Treat the underlying
Hypothyroidism with synthroid (thyroxine) replacement.
Also attention to diet and exercise.
Dr. Michael Borookhim
Dr. Michael Borookhim
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Dr. Michael Rothman
Internal Medicine
In brief: Thyroid replacement
Treat the hypothyroidism with some combination of T4 (and possibly t3).

In brief: Thyroid replacement
Treat the hypothyroidism with some combination of T4 (and possibly t3).
Dr. Michael Rothman
Dr. Michael Rothman
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