hi! i was diagnose with hyperthyroid when i was 17 i was in the philippines then and my doctor prescribed tapazole i was taking tapazole for a year and got good results from 30mg per day i am down to 10mg after a year my lab test remain on the normal bracket after another year i stopped taking my medicines... now i'm 22 and then again diagnosed with hyperthyroid i relocated to dubai now i got a new doctor and he gives me carbimazole for 4 months now and i'm still taking 45mg a day my t3/t4/tsh shows no-to-very slow improvement for the last 4months and now my doctor is suggesting RAI but i think i'm still very young for that and i'm afraid of the sideeffects it will bring bcause as per my readings the side effects of RAI varies from individual to individual... plus the fact that i am planning to get pregnant any time soon. and i'm also reluctant to undergo surgery bcause there will be lacking hormone that may affect the normal development of my future baby.. i can't decide to what treatment is fit for me.. please help me here.
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