How long do you give Carbimazole before deciding on radioactive iodine?
ChemistryBoffin in Thyroid UK3 years ago
Is there anyone out there who has been successfully treated with carbimazole? If so, how long did it take? I have been on carbimazole for 2 ...
Anyone else relapsed?
Frankie1975 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi everyone I'm new here. Six years ago I was diagnosed with Graves disease and my endocrinologist put me on neomercazole. After 18 months...
Long-Term Antithyroid Drug Treatment: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
helvella in Thyroid UKa year ago
We have read of too many Graves sufferers being pushed towards either radioactive iodine treatment or surgery. We have also seen quite a few...
Say6 want information
Say6 in Thyroid UK3 years ago
I am a frist timer on this forum an found the topic intresting i found out that i have over active thyroid by doing a general blood the d...
Newly diagnosed with hyper! What next?
Sabboo in Thyroid UK5 years ago
Hi, I have been diagnosed with hyper at the beginning of feb this year, I am going for bloods every 4 weeks, been to see endo, she sent me f...
Recently diagnosed with Graves hyper advice needed please.
Alexkjones in Thyroid UK5 years agoPOPULAR
Hi I was diagnosed with toxic graves hyperthyroidism 2 mths ago. I'm a 39 female and dare I say I'm a smoker. I had high t levels of t3 25 t...
Latest visit to the blood lab.
LAHs in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Here is an interesting little story. I went for my blood test yesterday at my doctor’s office. They were not very busy so the lady who chec...
Over Active now Under Active..,
MistyD in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
Hi, my first post here and not sure if anyone can help but I was diagnosed with over active thyroid a couple of month back. Have been taking...
Trigger for Graves'
asiatic in Thyroid UK8 months ago
Diagnosed with Graves’ and TED 3 years ago. Feeling well on Carbimazole 20mg. and Levo 50mcg. Would prefer a lower dose as I will probably ...
unsure what to do about thyroid,but havent got much choice ?!!
marsden in Thyroid UK6 years ago
hi everyone,i was diagnosed with coeliac disease over two years ago,to those who dont know it is a autoimmune disease which when you eat glu...
Tests for goitre or hyperthyroidism
Adam10 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
My 11-year old stepdaughter has a goitre (swelling) in the front of her neck by her thyroid. Her endocrinologist in the Philippines has pres...
Famous People With Thyroid Disorders
helvella in Thyroid UK6 years ago
Famous People With Thyroid Disorders
This is a simple list of well-known people who suffer (or have suffered) from thyroid disorders. It is...
Not an Other lonely hearts post 😅
LauratheDuke in Thyroid UKa year ago
So I was diagnosed with Graves Disease when I was 15, and after years of treatments failing to suppress my thyroid function, and causi...
Kiwidel in Thyroid UK4 years ago
Hi, latest development in my Hypothyroid / low white blood cell count journey ... Apparently I have tested positive for antinuclear antibodi...
Angela in Thyroid UK6 years ago
just been reading about Maca which is used for boasting energy anyone tried it ?????Real solutions for people with hypothyroidism, hyperthyr...
South11 in Thyroid UK4 months ago
My daughter (age 7) has been taking Carbimazole along with thyroxine for the last 2 years . We have been advised to give her a trial off t...
Absolutely no apetite after thyroidectomy
Argie1 in Thyroid UK5 months ago
Is it just me or does anyone else have absolutely no apetite. I am really not bothered if I never eat again! I’m on 125 mcg Levo and my leve...
pins needles tingling in feet and hands anyone with graves has same?Any other symptoms?Help appreciated
mollyjo in Thyroid UK6 years ago
Hi Had blood tests doc says normal. My sister had graves I feel I have symptoms but doc
insists I don't he says it would show in blood test...
brightflare84 in Thyroid UK7 months ago
I wonder if anyone can help?
A couple of years ago I began to feel ill. I had some symptoms of an underactive thyroid such as weight gain,...
Hyper but now hypo why should I stay on carbimazole?
Naisie in Thyroid UK7 months ago
Hi, should I come off carbimazole?
Diagnosed over-active May this year. TSH <0.01, free T4 23, free T3 10.6.
Positive for TPO and receptor ant...
GD is hell
wendypartridge in Thyroid UK3 years ago
I remember being told by my doctor ' you have GD wendy , dont worry we can get it under control , and your not the worse case I have seen yo...
Help with Graves in remission and CT scan with iodinated contrast dye for breast cancer treatment. Can I take Carbimazole to prevent Graves.
Hidden in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
I have Graves’ disease since July 2014 but now in full antibody remission since November following treatment with Carbimazole, ...
Do you think that people with Coeliac Disease should automatically be screened for other commonly associated auto-immune diseases?
FionaGFG in Gluten Free Guerrillas8 years ago
For example NICE guidelines in the UK for Graves’ disease and Hashimoto’s disease (thyroid conditions) and Addison’s disease patients recomm...
Advice needed please.
Fourjays in Thyroid UK6 years ago
Hi everyone, I'm new here but not new to thyroid problems.
I went to see a gp yesterday for meds review and to mention a slight swelling ...
Reducing hours at work
welsh_girly83 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi I have graves disease was diagnosed 14 months ago. I thought by now I would be feeling better but I don't. Im thinking of reducing my hou...
Tips for putting on weight
Kari55 in Thyroid UKa year ago
Hello, my husband had lost a lot of weight due to his Graves’ disease ( 194cm tall, weighing now 65kg) and is struggling to put weight on. B...
437jd in Thyroid UKa year agoPOPULAR
Hi I was instructed by my endo to stop block and replace treatment 3 weeks ago. I have Graves’ disease- diagnosed April 2017. I felt really ...
Irritability and hyperthyroid
Michaeladell in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Hi everybody. I’m recently diagnosed as hyperthyroid 2months almost) and on 15mg carbimazole and 90mg propranolol daily. I see an endocrinol...
New results not seen yet
Meemee636 in Thyroid UK7 months ago
Had a blood test requested by endo. Have my first appt Next week. Inially had. A blood test back in May. My t4 has come down to 24 from ...
Rush2112 in Thyroid UK4 years ago
I can't believe I'm having to ask this so soon after stopping meds has any one had there graves return after only 1 month of meds is it poss...
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