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29 year old with hypothyroidism. Severe anxiety, mood swings in the past. Are these hypothyroid symptoms?

Hi, I am almost 29 years old, I have two children and am dealing with hypothyroidism . i started having unbelievable anxiety and mood swings at 6 months pregnant with my last child which is almost 2. i can have one or maybe 2 good weeks out of the month and that is the week before my period and during. i am very scared that i am losing control. is it my thyroid?
Asked On : Mon, 11 Feb 2013
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Hypothyroidism usually cause depression and not anxiety. Mood swings are seen during the menstrual cycle. But it is always preferable to get your thyroid levels checked in your blood.
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