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Suggest treatment for weight gain and abnormal TSH levels

hi,this is chandrima here.recently i have gone through a blood test to test my T3,T4 AND TSH LEVELS.everything was fine except tht my tsh level was 18.44 which is too much according to my family physician.I have been prescribed thyronorm 50mcg.Since i am a little hesitant for tablets capsules etc.can you help me with wht foods to take and not to take.i m 24 weighing 55kgs.Recently i gained weight due to this problem but i am afraid tht i will gain more coz of this medicines.i live in mumbai and the daily diet which i have is not at all healthy. Chandrima.
Asked On : Thu, 16 Aug 2012
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hi.
Thanks for posting query at HCM.

It seems your suffering from hypothyroidism

This is the reason you have been advised to take "thyroxine hormone" daily.
Kindly take the medication as advised and monitor TSH level every to 6 months.
In addition, also have lipid profile and liver function tests.

hope to answer your concern.
regards
Dr Tayyab Malik

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Answered: Sat, 18 Mar 2017
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