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Is hypothyroidism cause anxiety or depression?

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Dr. Leslie Howell
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Your symptoms should improve when you take thyroid medication. It may take a few months for your thyroid to normalize.

In brief: Yes

Your symptoms should improve when you take thyroid medication. It may take a few months for your thyroid to normalize.
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Dr. Janice Seward
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Hypothyroid

Yes hypothyroid, which is a condition were the thyroid gland is underactive, will definitely cause a slowdown in the whole metabolic system. Symptoms can include feelings of sluggishness, weight gain, low mood and depression.

In brief: Hypothyroid

Yes hypothyroid, which is a condition were the thyroid gland is underactive, will definitely cause a slowdown in the whole metabolic system. Symptoms can include feelings of sluggishness, weight gain, low mood and depression.
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