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Does the thryoid medicine help speed metabolism?
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes.
Thyroid hormone does indeed set your metabolism. But taking extra is not a good way to make you "faster or better than normal.
" just ask anyone who has ever been hyperthyroid. Not pleasant.

In brief: Yes.
Thyroid hormone does indeed set your metabolism. But taking extra is not a good way to make you "faster or better than normal.
" just ask anyone who has ever been hyperthyroid. Not pleasant.
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