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I was recently diagnosed with Graves Disease and have a small 0.6 cm thyroid cyst. Can all of this cause difficulty swallowing especially pills?

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Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes

In Graves disease excess thyroid hormone can cause muscle weakness, low potassium,and accelerated and abnormal gastrointrstinal peristalsis.
Take slowly with adequate water.

In brief: Yes

In Graves disease excess thyroid hormone can cause muscle weakness, low potassium,and accelerated and abnormal gastrointrstinal peristalsis.
Take slowly with adequate water.
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