Dr friend gave me this from GP update course if anyone interested...
Commonly we detect thyroid disease in patients who present with non-specific symptoms or signs such as fatigue, weight gain, hair loss or sub...
Endo wants me to stop taking Levothyroxine in order to qualify for CCG approval of T3
I sought a second NHS endocrinologist's opinion today who, I was pleased to learn supports T4/T3 combination treatment, and treats patients w...
Levothyroxine with MG symptoms
I’ve been on Levothyroxine for 11 years and a antibiotic Erythromycin for 10 years. Recently, for some unexplained reason, each time I take m...
Vitamin reactions with Levothyroxine
Does anyone know what restrictions there are with regards to taking any vitamins or supplements whilst on Levothyroxine?...
Am I still over medicated on NDT?
My results above are when I was taking 2 and a quarter grains of NDT ( Thiroyd from Thailand ) and show that I'm over medicated. I was on a m...
Levothyroxine and restless leg syndrome!!
i have always suffered with restless legs, but since being diagnosed with under active thyroid and being put on levothyroxine it is every nig...
Where is UK levothyroxine made?
I don't what to go into the politics of it but come the day of the UK leaving the EU, is there any possibility supplies could be disrupted? I...
GP says thyroid results normal
TSH 4.66 ( 0.2 - 4.2 ) FT4 14.9 ( 12 - 22 ) FT3 3.3 ( 3.1 - 6.8 ) Your thoughts please, I take 100mcg levothyroxine. Thankyou...
I asked for a blood test to check but I was told it wasn't necessary and was given a new prescription.?...
Diagnosed 2013 with hypothyroid Taking 50mcg levothyroxine Results are DEC 2017 TSH 5.60 ( 0.2 - 4.2 ) FT4 14.7 ( 12 - 22 ) FT3 3.3 ( 3.1 - ...
Not many people have heard of this test but all it is , is measured your pituitary function I had it done a couple of weeks ago My levels are...
Erfa Thyroid T4 and T3 amounts
35 - 5.0 mIU/l ) FT4: 19 ( 12 - 22 pmol/L ) FT3: 3.5 ( 3.4 - 5.9 pmol/L ) My T3 is at the bottom end of the range after an overnight fast ( b...
Cant cope anymore
I have no idea why i feel worse on it if my blood test results show i need it and the gp has been no help. My ESR is raised and i think my b1...
Feedback from first endo visit and a plea for help
Slipped in very quietl that only levothyroxine is treatment available. I cannot bear being so big and levothyroxine has not made a blind bit ...
Don't self medicate
When my poor mum suffered very badly with an underactive thyroid we studied the condition and thought we knew better than Drs. She was on arm...
Don't know if Gp will prescribe any levothyroxine until he hears back from my endo who i see tomorrow. Only problem is if its like last time ...
Obtaining Levothyroxine in the UK without prescription
Hi, I am new here and have learned so much reading the forum discussions. I am looking into self medicating....
So fed up with patronising doctors
I have TPO antibodies and LOADS of hypo symptoms ( and have for years even when well ) but I’m not overweight and my blood tests aren’t low e...
When to change endocrinologist?
I take 100mcg Levothyroxine and I was diagnosed hypothyroid in 2013....
Self medicating and really struggling.
I was started on Levothyroxine straight away, with guidance on here I started on 50mcg of Levothyroxine and had blood test first thing in the...
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