Levothyroxine and messed up period
After 8 weeks I did a blood test which showed that my TSH was normal ( 2.5 ) and all the vitamins were ok. I asked my doctor if I should go o...
Non-cyclical Breast Pain/ Mastalgia & Hypothyroidism: supplementing with Iodine, Progesterone, etc.
You may remember my last blood tests ( posted here late last year ) which made my GP cross, as they showed I’d gone and self-medicated with T...
Blood results advice please so I go prepared to see my endocrinologist in 2 days !!
In that time my GP has put me on levothyroxine only treatment which is currently 100mg and says my levels are normal. I have been seeing an e...
I take 125mcg Levothyroxine and I was found to be hypothyroid in 2012. Total thyroxine 75 nmol/L ( 59 - 154 ) * TSH 5.3 mIU/L ( 0.27 - 4.2 )...
How many people are effectively treated with levothyroxine alone?
I know it's hard for a lot of you to know, since most of you are here because you still suffer symptoms, but would anybody know the success r...
Would like some opinions
I go to many doctors, one being a hormone replacement dr for testosterone, he randomly did TSH and I saw that it was high which I brought up ...
Links wanted for articles about the irrelevance of low TSH especially when taking T3 - also odd results!!
Hello following on from my previous post, I have a letter from my GP asking me to make an appointment, obviously because my TSH was so low. D...
Help please with test results
I'm asking because, according to my NHS GP, there is nothing wrong with my thyroid....
Has anyone discussed an alternative to Levothyroxine? It's the UK preferred Thyroid meds, I was told some doctors are giving NDT
I was just told my messages are not appropriate. But I mean no harm I'm just asking others what they think...
Aps and a suppressed thyroid.
Please P.s I have antiphospholipid syndrome and on anti-platelets....
I’m new here! Stop taking Levothyroxine altogether?
But now my GP has told me to stop taking Levothyroxine altogether, and only restart it twice a week should my symptoms return ( tiredness, de...
Reduction in levothyroxine query
Hi, just a quick question, I've just received a phone call from Dr to reduce my levothyroxine from 100 down to 75. When I asked why it was du...
After a recent dose increase to 100mcg of levo by my GP, I have begun topping this up to 112mcg as my symptoms had not fully resolved but I w...
Is fasting necessary for NDT?
Is there the same fasting requirement with synthetic T4 as with NDT? The author of " Tired Thyroid " say that synthetic levothyroxine sodium ...
I pointed out that Thyroid UK was a NHS choice website but she glossed over that and went on to ask if I had enough medication. Why it had be...
Been sacked for being ill
Results below on 100mcg levothyroxine and 10mcg T3 and 800iu vitamin D which I have been on for 5 years. TSH 3.86 ( 0.27 - 4.20 ) Free T4 16...
Looking for confirmation
I am 33 and was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism ( TSH =7.1; T3 and T4 normal ) and have been on 75mcg levothyroxine for a week....
Recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism and scared
Hi, I have recently been diagnosed with hypothyroidism and have started on 50mg of levothyroxine....
It's official I've Hashimotos - so how soon can I see changes?
Diagnostic blood testing started on 13 Feb, I've been on Levothyroxine since 14 Feb, I've had one dose change and am being tested again on 27...
300 mcg of Levothyroxine?
G.P. wants me to increase my dose from 225mcg straight up to 300mcg, surely this is way too much all at once?...
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