How can I treat my underactive thyroid?

Med eval. Please seek medical evaluation by your physician, an internist or an endocrinologist. After comprehensive assessment, a treatment plan will be recommended to you.

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I was detected with underactive thyroid since birth...Will it affect me if I want to have kids one day? I been treated since birth

No. As long as it's being treated properly, it should pose no problem with the pregnancy. The replacement dose might need to be increased temporarily during pregnancy though. Read more...

Could vitamin d have helped your underactive thyroid?

Vitamin4 low thyroid. I am not aware of any specific effect on vitamin supplements to low thyroid. If your thyroid is low, which can be confirmed by lab tests, then simple thyroid supplement is the appropriate treatment. Read more...

What are the signs of underactive thyroid?

Depends. With mild hypothyroidism, there may be no symptoms.As the level of thyroid hormone diminishes, however, you may notice fatigue, weight gain, dry skin and hair.You may also feel cold much of the time.A simple blood test usually confirms the diagnosis. Read more...
Many. Fatigue, constipation , dry skin, losing hair, weight gain-usually water weight- are most common but these symptoms could all be due to other causes so see md-get lab evaluation. Read more...
Thyroid gland. The thyroid is a endocrine gland that makes thyroid hormone. This hormone in children is necessary for growth and developing. In adults, it regulates metabolism. Low thyroid levels cause fatigue, weight gain, constipation and irregular menses. Read more...