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Medication for hypothyroidism - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi there
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   Uhm, well, you ARE a real doctor, aren't you?
User :   'Cause I don't want to be talking to a robot..
Doctor :  
i am a real doctor
Doctor :  
i am dr XXXXXXXX here
User :   Oh okay, nice to meet you. Well, what I wanted to ask you is if there's a pill for thyroide problem.
Doctor :  
are u there?
User :   Yes..
User :   Im right here.
Doctor :  
User :   Did you see my question?
Doctor :  
thyroid problem?
User :   Yeah
User :   Are there pills for it?
Doctor :  
are u hypothyroid or else hyperthyroid?
Doctor :  
there is medicine for both conditions
User :   hypothyroid.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
what is ur t3,t4,tsh levels
Doctor :   ?
User :   I'm not sure. I got the blood test done a week ago.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
have u seen a doctor?
Doctor :  
there is medicine for hypothyroidism
User :   Oh.
User :   Which one would that be?
Doctor :  
but to adjust the dosage..i should know ur thyroid profile first
User :   Ah, okay.
Doctor :  
that is ur t3 ,t4,tsh levels
Doctor :   whats ur age/sex?
User :   That's fine then. Thanks for your time and help. I'll ask my doctor.
User :   Uhm
User :   I'm 16 and female.
Doctor :  
Doctor :   ok\
Doctor :  
morover at this age u are more prone to hypothyroidism

Doctor :  
this is called as puberty hypothyroidism
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