A German physician's take on the RCP recommendations
diogenes4 months agoPOPULAR
I thought I would forward this observation from one of my German colleagues on the quality of the RCP recommendations on thyroid treatment. S...
Thyroid roller coaster hypo but meds make me hyper can’t tollerate small amounts
JoyCA8 days agoPOPULAR
Hello, I’m new here but have been on the not able to get the right thyroid treatment roller coaster ride for over 20 years. I am hoping to ge...
DOCTORS PAID TO KEEP YOU ILL?
Pamela0106a month agoPOPULAR
Doctors are being FINANCIALLY INCENTIVISED to STOP YOUR T3 Thyroid Medication. This is a REAL example of one CCG’s “ Prescribing Quality and ...
T4/Levo - Is It Necessary At All?
TappedOut2 months agoPOPULAR
Hi All, Got a two part question for you: 1 ) If FT3 is the gate to functioning, why do we take any t4 at all? Aside from medical industry pol...
STOP THE WITHDRAWAL OF T3!!!
Pamela01064 months agoPOPULAR
On Levothyroxine? T4 only treatment?...
NHS stopping T3
Susii3 months agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone I'm Susi and I had a total Thyroidectomy about three years ago. I have been taking 3 x 20mcg Liothyronine per day and have felt a...
Stopped levo - now only on T3
purplejuicy5 months agoPOPULAR
Hi, so I've been on 50mcg of levo for 4/5 months now with added T3 gradually increasing to 82.25mcg now but I ran out of levo and thought \"w...
T3 very high
Hidden7 months agoPOPULAR
Serum free triiodothyronine level ( XaERq ) above range T3 7.66pmol/L ( 3.6-6.5 ) serum free T4 level 14.4 pmool/L ( 9.0-19.1 ) serum TSH lev...
I feel better with free t4 higher in range.
Gardenofedena year agoPOPULAR
I've had it! I can't seem to feel better with added t3!!!!...
What symptoms tell you how much to change daily dosing by?
TappedOut4 months agoPOPULAR
Hi All, So, I was chatting with a member and he mentioned how some people change their meds daily. As a type I diabetic, that practice remind...
Elizalee2 months agoPOPULAR
Hi I am a new member. I am 18 years old and I have been refused levothyroxine by my endo, he has said I no longer need it and he has discharg...
Thyroxin and not being able to lose weight
Montheone6 months agoPOPULAR
In preparation for my 65 year old health check today, I did some research on this site and was shocked that GPs and other health professional...
Desperate for any advice. When will these symptoms go away?
tunia2 months agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, As many of you, I have been on a terrible rollercoaster the last 2 months. I have been on Nature Throid for couple of years, fel...
Advice regarding a adding bit of T3!
tracie_lpa year agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, Just wondering if anyone can give me a little bit of guidance regarding adding a bit of T3 to my T4-only medication. I have Hash...
Thyroid antibody test
Button117 months agoPOPULAR
I recently had a private test for thyroid antibodies but when I took it to gp he said it was a pointless test and he doesn't know why they've...
Thyroid UK T3 Survey
lynmynott4 months agoPOPULAR
Thyroid UK is planning a survey about T3 treatment which will enable us to show NICE, NHS England, the British Thyroid Association and other ...
Left appointment today in tears
Butterfly9a month agoPOPULAR
Hi I am new to community, I am very upset because my GP says I have hyperthyroidism with high TPO and TG antibodies and he wants to stop my d...
T4 has a role in the brain as well as T3
diogenes7 months agoPOPULAR
This article studying rats has shown that the brain's receptors for thyroid hormones predominate in those that are more sensitive to T4 than ...
Thrown a Curve Ball with my daughters latest results. Advice please...
KIRMa month agoPOPULAR
My daughter on 100mcg T4 daily for 3 years. Endo thought she wasn't converting to enough T3 so for 4 months she has been on 100mcg T4 and 10m...
TSH stimulates conversion of reverse T3 to T2
diogenes2 months agoPOPULAR
Interesting paper which shows that ( in the dog ) elevated TSH stimulates the deiodinase enzyme that converts rT3 into T2. This means that if...
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