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I am taking Armour Thyroid I am on Armour Thyroid for hashimoto's, I have been on the same dose for the past year and feel great, my prescription needs to be refilled for this year. Since i feel good do I need to take another blood test or can I get more

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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Hashimotos worsens over time depending on where you are in the process.
If you are on replacement therapy, it is recommended to follow the labs to monitor for progression.

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Hashimotos worsens over time depending on where you are in the process.
If you are on replacement therapy, it is recommended to follow the labs to monitor for progression.
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Dr. Kenneth Gross
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: The

The standard practice is to check a blood test once a year, because sometimes the blood test lets us know that the dose isn't optimal, even if the patient is feeling well.

In brief: The

The standard practice is to check a blood test once a year, because sometimes the blood test lets us know that the dose isn't optimal, even if the patient is feeling well.
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