Hypo advice needed
In March 2017 my TSH was 4.0. In May, 2017 I discovered my TSH was 8.7. This was the first time my TSH level had been abnormal. I was prescribed Levothyroxine 88mcg. Now (July 2017) my TSH is 1.95. I am concerned that to continue the medication will drive into the hyper range. The medication gives me severe side effects. Should I just start taking half the dose and retest in a few weeks? Should I stop altogether. By Doctor is of no help. Any feedback is appreciated.
The only time I seem to get relief from hypo and fibromyalgia symptoms is when I am on the higher dose of 180 mg of Armour. It is frustrating because I will finally start to feel better and enjoy life again and then I will get a hyperthyroid test result of too low TSH and too high T3 and the doctors will decrease my medication again and again the cycle continues of hypo and fibro symptoms in...
Dear All,We are planning for the child and we recently did Thyroid test. Its shows TSH level as 3.77. reference level given as 0.35-4.5. But our doctor(Gynacologists) told us like level 3.77 is pretty high might be the important cause for not getting pregnant. She too suggested us to take some other Reproductive tests. We are totally worried about this scenario. It would be really helpful...
my name is debbie and im from mn. i have been struggling with cfs for over 30 yrs. i've been unable to locate a dr in the twin cities area that specializes in cfs. im hoping one of you will be able to give me a reccommendation. thanks so much!
Well, in addition to CFS I also have this MGUS 'thing'. I am in the process of awaiting some test results from a biopsy which was done last week. They will be checking blood disease and iron and such. Those results will take 3 more weeks. My energy levels have dropped quite a bit. So, have my red blood cells. For some reason, I answered a personal...