Do we lose the ability to convert T4 to T3 if we supplement with T3?
I mean, that could be a tad tricky if T3 users had to revert to T4 monotherapy.......
A suggested gift to a doctor diagnosing hypothyroidism or treatment.
You and I are meeting to discuss my health problem that I suspect ( know ) is associated with hypothyroidism. It seems also that a decision a...
Is it possible to have too much T4 but not enough T3?
So, what I was wondering was, if you are not converting well to T3 and increase T4, can you get a mix of hyper or hypo symptoms?...
My question is: Could this never-ending Fatigue be a symptom of hypothyroidism?? I was started on T4 and T3 about a month ago, due to low T4 ...
LEVO TO NDT BACK TO LEVO - Results In from BH
PLEASE, been back on my levothyroxine 150mcg for 6 weeks after falling poorly with all the usual thyroid symptoms during the summer and autum...
How NDT content of T4 and T3 is controlled (USA)
I've just found out how in the USA at least and probably elsewhere, the T4/T3 content of NDT is controlled. It seems however that to control ...
Lab Results - High T3!
I knew my T3 felt high but didn’t expect it to shoot over range! TSH 0.01 FT4 10.6 ( 10.6-19.7 ) FT3 4.63 ( 3.00-5.90 ) 56% Seeing the Endo o...
Labs control testing for FT3
where the laboratory to which a GP sends their blood test to may not test ft3. I’m extremely lucky that I live in an area where they do test ...
However 2 blood results a day apart show a completely different story. My most recent result shows bizarre results with high tsh and high fre...
Does anyone takes Levothyroxine like me? Monday to Friday 125mcg and Saturday and Sunday 100mcg?
My doctor has put me on form like this, because on daily 125mcg I was a bit high on T4?...
He now is sure this current episode is adrenal related and told me to stop t3 straight away and start increasing my t4 .....
Graves’ disease. Total thyroid removal
Had total thyroidectomy 10 years ago, been on 150 mgLevothyroxine for years. May blood test TSH -0.05 T4 21.2 Thyroxine reduced to 125mg Over...
T3 and Dr Malcolm Kendrick
A request was made via the ‘ Ask for Evidence ’ website, run in association with ‘ Sense About Science ’ asking for evidence on the safety an...
How can I get my t3 and t4 levels up
just got bloods back after complaining to my GP TSH-32, T4-5 they didn’t do T3 on this occasion and yes I am in perimenopause. I have upped m...
Balancing T3 over the day (aka fast heartrate at 2am, aka T3 suppressing T4 to T3 conversion?)
He takes 25mg Slow Release Hydrocortisone before bed, and 100mg T4 ( Levo ) with 35mcg Slow Release T3 in the morning. His latest thyroid tes...
TSH suppressed = Blood Clots? 3 clots in 3 months after starting thyroid meds (t3/t4). What to do?
In these three months of my thyroid regime, I've had 3 ( yep, THREE ) superficial vein thrombosis ( blood clots ), although I suspect one was...
NDT - Metavive Dosing.
My question is because Metavive is a Pig Porcine Glandular can I compare the level of T4 and T3 per 15mg capsule to something like Armour or ...
Thick and Fast. Another paper questioning TSH as a standard test for hypo treatment
The questioning of using TSH as a standard diagnostic in therapy and the realisation that patients exist outside the " norms " of T4 treatmen...
optician spotted high cholestrol ?? so scared
I've given up with my doctors they refuse to test for secondary hypothyroidism as my t3 snd t4 were back just in range barely but just so I'm...
T4-only; T3-T4 Combo, T3-only or NDT? How do you know?
decisions but the truth is we all got to make them & for ourselves, our own health when the dr.' s fail to do anything but say you're okay, y...
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