Since starting armour last November it's been far from smooth sailing. I am currently on 1.5 grains split into two doses. I take the first dose according to CT3M as although my morning cortisol level is fine I have low cortisol in the day and also low DHEA/cortisol ratio (according to my 24 hr saliva test) I am taking herbal adrenal support as well as the usual thyroid/adrenal vitamins. My latest results show a TSH 0.14 (0.99-4.2), FT4 12.1 (12-22) and FT3 4.2 (3.2-6). I understand that T3 meds can drop your T4 but I just feel awful. Hair still falling out, struggling to get going in the morning, brain fog, terrible anxiety, a few palpitations and alarmingly low mood at times. I have also lost more weight. All other bloods are within range apart from low lymphocytes. So, I am wondering now whether to add in 25mcg of T4 to try and bring up my FT4. I have read that most thyroid experts will aim for the FT4 and FT3 to be in the upper ranges, but I can't see how I can achieve that with out giving myself more side effects on Armour and getting even thinner. If I do decide to add in T4 is 25 mcg a reasonable dose or should I persevere with armour and stay on this dose longer? I would appreciate your opinions/experiences on this. Thanks everyone
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