Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
132 Doctors are Online

How can hypothyroid be treated and what are its ill-effects ?

sir, i have tsh -15.62,t3-109ng/dl,t4-6.70is it .i am 36 yrs old lady,5.2feet,60 kgs,last yr i had fracture in my right leg s 2 toes and after that a foreign partical got stuck under my right leg s sole which couldnot be removed and became infected andwas removed by operation by local anaensthesia,during that time i had to eat antibiotics , painkillers , is it ,hypothyroid,i had taken some homeopathic medicines.please guide me for this.
Asked On : Sun, 17 Jul 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  66
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
OBGYN 's  Response
Take thyroxine sodium 50 micrograms daily on empty stomach , at least half an hour before having tea.Get your profile repeated after 8 weeks ans see the level of TSH , if still high you have to increase the dose upto 75 micrograms per day.The drug should be taken under physician's guidance.Take calcium and vit D supplements along with this therapy.There should be a gap of at least 4 hours betwEen thyroxine tablet and calcium supplemets.Regarding homeopathic medicine there is no harm in taking them along with this.
Take care
wishing you good health
Answered: Mon, 18 Jul 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor