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Severe itching/rash

I recently increased from 50mcg to 75 Thyroxine. A couple of weeks later I got ...

enlarged heart

I have been to chest doctor today referred by endo , as he said I have sleep apn...

throid test results

Free thyrine index 10.8pmol/L serum free triiodotthyronine level 5.3l/L serum ts...

Trouble swallowing

It keeps feeling like there's something stuck in my chest and I keep making lot...

5HTP

Can anyone please tell me if it is safe to take 5HTP for depression and anxiety ...

Which Doctor!

I only take 50 mg of Thyroxine (recently reduced from75). I don't really unders...

anxiety

hi just a quick question really do any hypo suffers have anxiety and panic attac...

Hypo men

I've been on Levothyroxine for 20 years. My husband has now developed classic h...

reduced medication

I was doing ok on a reduced dose of thyroxine, 150mcg. Until yeserday when the d...

Natural treatment for Graves Disease

Does anyone know of a practioner who can treat Graves Disease and Autoimmune dis...

Are Conventional Thyroid Function Tests as reliable as we are led to believe?

I attach a link of a blog I read from Dr Briffa's website....

Can anyone recommend a good endocrinologist who specialises in the treatment of graves disease?

Hi I wonder if anyone knows of a endo who has an interest in graves. I would l...

Tablet size is there other options?

last question have been really helpful so here is another. I have increased my d...

Not diagnosed but worried

I have been diagnosed with Hepatitis C but have other issues which I have been t...

weight

Has anybody lost any weight since being diagnosed with hypo thyroid ,or found an...

new and in the dark

Hi I have read so many questions and answers and it has raised loads of question...

How long before things settle?

I was diagnosed in March. I was lucky, it was my first trip to the docs and I d...

tsh changes in result but no change in medication.

3 months ago my tsh was o.08 and I was asked to do a repeat test after 12 weeks....

Armour

Does anybody get their Armour on the NHS?

Diagnosing

Why can't GP diagnose without a blood test. Surely they can tell by the patient'...

Why are docs afraid of the big bad web?

Why insist on diagnosis by blood test only and treatment only by synthetic hormo...

Thank you.

Thank you everyone for your words and support. Ifeel a lot better now knowing i...

Someone tell me they feel the same please!

Does anyone else have this really weird feeling in their tummy most of the time ...

Please someone tell me it just isnt me!!!

Does anyone else have this really weird feeling in their tummy most of the time ...

24 hour urine test - interpreting results

Hi, I recently had the thyroid hormone 24 hour urine test completed but I don't...

hyperactive again?

4-11-2010Hi Has anyone been like me -diagnosed with hyper -taken carbimizol an...

Two questions-TSH results and cystitis?

Hi everyone! I am currently on 50 mcg a day for underactive thyroid. I have two ...

What are 'normal' levels?

As a recently diagnosed victim of Hashimoto's - I'm really stuggling to understa...

Should my son be tested for thyroid problems?

I was diagnosed back in the 90s with Hashimoto's underactive thyroid and have be...

body temperature

anybody know how to get warm. I'm so cold I find it hard to function. My body ...