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Are my heavy period and low thyroid problems related?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes

Hypothyroidism can cause heavy period.
The only way to know is to confirm the low thyroid on a blood test, determine why it's low and treat it appropriately.If the thyroid tests are ok or treated correctly but heavy period remains, then look for another cause.

In brief: Yes

Hypothyroidism can cause heavy period.
The only way to know is to confirm the low thyroid on a blood test, determine why it's low and treat it appropriately.If the thyroid tests are ok or treated correctly but heavy period remains, then look for another cause.
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