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Could any of these results give me a positive diagnosis (hypothyroidism)?

I have been having problems breathing for the last six months which was original...

Can anyone help. I have been told to come off all meds because of my intollerence to T4, Armour & T3. Not due to see endo again till January

My G P contacted my endo because my blood tests were \"off the scale\". He resp...

Does anyone have any experience of stopping taking Citalopram?

I'm currently taking 20mg a day but have cut down to 10mg for the last week. Am...

Reducing my Levothyroxine for the second time and again getting awful effects as it IS reducing the effects of Nortriptyline

This is from MedicineNet.com: Doctors response Nortriptyline (Pamelor) is a tri...

My doctors put me on selenium x

Went to the doctor that's dealing with my graves and he has put me on selenium h...

Allergy testing

My husband needs to be tested for shellfish intolerance and I would like to have...

How can HU be persuaded to help?

I only asked to be able to see my messages, to get email notifications, to see m...

Hi all, just going up in Levothyroxine 25mg after 3 weeks to start 50mg from today, but have a strange symptom.

Have a strange fuzzy, kinda dizzy head the past couple of days. Anyone any ideas...

My son have hyperthyroidsm...I let him undergo laboratory for TSH,T3, & T4

METHOD RESULT REFERENCE ...

Totally worn out....advice please.

Well, I don't know where to begin. The start is probably best so apologies for t...

TPO Antibodies

Hi all not been on for awhile as trying to switch off to underactive thyroid and...

I have fibromyalgia and wish to know if my thyroid test is ok. I have Stim.Hormone & Thyroxine that are OK. Anything else needed?

Dr s recommends trying a combination of t3 and t4 medication. My gp has said will only prescribe thyroxine as nhs cannot prescribe t3.

Is this true? I have been taking thyroxine for 17 years. Thank you

Where is the list of Doctors on Thyroid UK, who know what to do, how to read results and also prescribe NDT, if necessary? Is there a list?

Hi all I am on Levo. If I am making Rt3 and blocking whatever T3 I am producing what would the blood test for T3 be like?

After 2 visits to Rheumatologist, I am now on hydroxychloroquine. ( Plaquenil). ...

Support for Gordon Skinner next hearing! Letters would be useful

confirmation of Dr Skinner’s IOP on Monday 7th October 2013 at 9.30am at the MP...

Reducing Levothyroxine impacting on dose of nortriptyline. Withdrawal symptoms awful

This is my second reduction of levo and its affecting the dose of the nortriptyl...

Hello, I had my thyroid removed about 2 years ago. My consultant has me on 150 mcg of thyroxine, and I fell terrible all the time.

I have asked her if I can change my dose or type of medication, but she say's it...

North Kent Support Group meeting - Friday 11 October 11am - The Cricketers, Meopham, Kent DA13 0AA

Hi all Im back from my travels and just want to re-confirm the details of the n...

North Kent Support Group meeting - Friday 11 October 11am - The Cricketers, Meopham, Kent DA13 0AA

Hi all. Im back from my travels and want to re-confirm the next group meeting o...

Carpel Tunnel and Thyroid

Has anyone developed carpel tunnel -I was told by my doc that the numbness and p...

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: Lifestyle Interventions for Finding and Treating the Root Cause

This looks very hopeful. Has anyone read it yet? It was out in May this year. Ha...

The CT3M Handbook is out!

The CT3M Handbook is now published and available on Amazon. Here's the link to i...

Does anyone know about thryoid problems globally - is it more prevalent in some countries than others? Why?

I read the other day that thryoid - especially hypo is a massive problem in Indi...

How is colitis diagnosed? If its a colonoscopy I'm not sure I can face it!

I do seem to have all the symptoms of colitis, and my thyroid problem is auto im...

Acupressure pillow - mat

Hi all im looking at buying one of these bed of nails mats or a pillow for pain ...

Why is my 73 year old mothers stomach so swollen. Its not a weight problem as she is thin everywhere else. She has an over active thyroid.

Her gp is still trying to get her doseage of medication right, But I am alarmed ...

Had thyroid removed over 10 yrs ago & had no problems until 2 years ago when doctor started reducing meds now feel awful I am now 52 help !

Has anyone else been over active without knowing then years later become under active?

I was diagnosed as having an underactive thyroid in March with a TSH >100 which ...

Had blood tests and results, I'm within my range. I explained all my symptoms to the doctor but he doesn't believe it's thyroid related.

I had a tt about 6 Yeats ago. The last blood test was just tsh and in range, I c...