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Stopped taking thyororm. Suggestions? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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Doctor:How are you doing?
Doctor:Are you there?
User:I am sorry
Doctor:Please go ahead
User:During my pregnancy was taking THyronorm 25mg
Doctor:with your medical query
User:now i stop
User:wil there be any problem
Doctor:I hope it is 25mcg
Doctor:Definitely stopping of thyronorm is not a good idea without checking the Serum TSH levels
Doctor:IF your doctor reviewed the TSH then you may have to follow up with him again after 3 months
User:I stopped by myself
User:Do i need to cnontinue it again same Mg
Doctor:Pregnancy is a condition where the thyroxine levels demand by the body is high
Doctor:so whether to continue it after the pregnancy is to be decided
Doctor:after taking into Serum TSH levels
Doctor:So I suggest you to go back to your doctor be it XXXXXXX Medicine Specialist / ENdocrinologist
User:My doctor said i will have take it continuously after pregnancy also
Doctor:I assert his opinion
User:Ca i check with any other octor
Doctor: XXXXXXX Medicine doctor is best
User:I dont understand XXXXXXX medicine doctor means
User:an you explain me
User:U there
Doctor:MD ( General Physician)
User:Do you suggest homeopathy treatment is good
Doctor:I am not aware how it works with Homeopathy
User:So i need to do fastblood sugar test
Doctor:I am an Allopathic physician with modern principles of medicine
User:So i need to do fastblood sugar test correct
Doctor:Yes Fasting Blood Sugar and Serum TSH are important
User:waiting for your response
Doctor:I also suggest a Lipid profile
User:what does it mean
Doctor:because Thyroxine levels greatly influence Cholesterol
User:u there
User:what does Lipid profile mean
Doctor:It also includes triglycerides and other fats in the blood
User:i have more of mass near my waist
User:would it because of it
Doctor:Ok that is called abdominal fat
Doctor:which raises the chances of Diabetes
User:i didnt tie my stomac after my pregnancy
User:which is onereason I have stomach
Doctor:That is not correct to tie the stomach
Doctor:it is important to resume exercise
Doctor:after pregnancy as soon as possible
Doctor:which reduces the chances of abdominal fat
User:I dont find time for excercise as i have a small baby
User:thought i wil diet
User:but i am not able to do i
Doctor:Both exercise and diet helps
User:I feel more hungry
User:then i tend to eat
Doctor:Regular schedule is important
Doctor:Small portions at regular intervals
User:now a days i am avoiding breakfast
Doctor:You should not skp meals
Doctor:I think you take a dietitian consult
Doctor:who can deliver a good diet chart to you
User:Can i chat with them
User:Usually every one says to eat chapathi
Doctor:We do not have chat facility with dietitian
User:I dont know to prepare chapahi
Doctor:currenty you can take a 'Get A Call from Dietitin'
Doctor:You can say that you cannot prepare chapathi
Doctor:there should be an alternative to it
Doctor:when you take a diet call
User:will do
User:Thank you
Doctor:Consult the doctor if you require
Doctor:Thyroxine supplements
Doctor:Did you follow.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
Doctor:Bye for now
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