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Hypothyroid medicines and hair loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   hi
User :   My wife has hypothyroidism
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status,
User :   Age-19
User :   Gender-Female
Doctor :   k
User :   Occupation
User :   Married
Doctor :   whats ur query?
User :   my wife has hypothyroid
Doctor :   k
User :   her TSH LEVEL was 108
Doctor :   Do she have Allergies / Diabetes / Thyroid problem / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma etc
User :   Thyroid problem
Doctor :   k
User :   she having medicine for 2 months
Doctor :   Haveshe taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
User :   have medicine Thyroxine
Doctor :   k fine
User :   before 20 days TSH is 14
Doctor :   it has to be for a very long time
User :   ok
User :   but now problem is that , now she suffering due to hair loss
Doctor :   till such time the TH comes normal

Doctor :   Inadequate amounts of hormone may not help resolve the signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism and excess can lead to accelerated bone loss and other metabolic problems.

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