Suppressed TSH - Reasons
I am on NDT for the last 7 yrs and whilst I understand that the TSH is usually low or suppressed on NDT I’m interested to hear about others e...
Scared in the US (first post)
Plus when I stopped smoking for a half year in 2009, the same stuff happened to me, but nobody tested my thyroid back then....
Blood result from endo.
Hi all, Still don’t know much about ranges for Underactive thyroid. I got a welll we can either take you off Levothyroxine or as your stable ...
Thinking of coming off levothyroxine
Hi all, my recent tsh test came back as normal and I'm taking the lowest dose possible of levo....
undiagnosed hashi - "normal" results but awful symptoms
I have 4 members of my family diagnosed with Hashimoto ( they live in Poland ), my mum who lives in the UK has only been able to get an under...
Newbie possibly with GCA
My older sister was diagnosed with PMR last year and GCA a couple of weeks ago. I am very very aware that IF I do have GCA it is necessary bu...
Hypothyroid and high cholesterol
Just a quick query, how long does it usually take before cholesterol levels start to fall following starting taking levothyroxine? I am only ...
Medicheck Test Results
Please, please share your thoughts, opinions and comments on my picture of my blood test results that I received today from Medichecks....
I thought a low TSH indicated Hyper but because Antibodies present is it Hypo? As the free thyroxine level is within normal limits, it would ...
Levothyroxine to increase fertility?
Hello 👋🏼 My husband and I have been trying for a baby for 5.5 years. We miscarried twins in Sept ‘ 16 as a missed miscarriage and then an e...
On a mission .will my mission fail ? Where will i find hashimotos mission crew
My brother was on medication for a underactive thyroid at the time so wasn't made a big thing of in the family .. All the doctors that had kn...
The Results are in!! Persistant symptoms inc: Really tight muscles and subsequently sore tendons that don't heal...Hairloss, headaches etc..
I was initially trialled on 50, then 100mcg of Levo by a very nice GP, the result was almost back to myself. This non treatment lasted for se...
18 Year Old Newly Diagnosed - Urgent Help Please
Today, armed with a signed request from her, I got a print out of her blood test results ( as everyone here seems to know their levels of eve...
Ongoing or returning thyroid disease?
Hi, I am looking for some advice. I am 32 and I have a family history of thyroid disease and autoimmune problems and I recently had my levoth...
Reputable source of T3?
I've got a background of hypothyroidism caused by Graves ' disease, previously treated by Levothyroxine and Cytomel while working in the USA....
TSH and Bone Health
Yet again, concentrating on TSH - not on thyroid hormone levels. [/i ] [ b]Risk of Osteoporotic Fractures after Thyroid-stimulating Hormon...
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...
You only see what you’re looking for
Having moved home and ultimately GP and health authority area by just a few miles I’ve had my T3 withdrawn and T4 cranked up from 100 to 150m...
TOUGH DECISION: NDT or NOT?
The funny thing is he was ready to write the prescription this morning, for 75 mcg of T4, but then said he would write it only if I lowered m...
I believe that he displays a lot of symptoms of thyroid dysfunction and it runs in our family ( Dad is hypothyroid, Grandfather and Great Gra...
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