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Date : 12-Oct-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User:the roots of the teeth have been grown a bigger than its normal size.(don't have exact word)

pls prescribe a medicine. is doxycycline is good for that ? what should be done?
Doctor:
Please proceed with your query
User: Good Afternoon
User:my wife had hypothyroid during pragnancy
Doctor:Good afternoon XXXXXXX
Doctor:Ok
User:so we started eltroxin 25 microgram
Doctor:Ok
User:and continued for 1.6 year
Doctor:Ok
User:then as per ENT doctor's advise we stopped for a month and took healthy diet and iron tablets
User:after one month did blood test
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Ok
User:result of T3 and T4 is in range
User:TSH was in range but was on upper boundry
User:ENT doctor suggested to wait for 3 month and watch
User:we did same.
Doctor:Ok
User:after 25 days, my wife observe that she has something on her neck
Doctor:Ok
User:very small on size
Doctor:Ok
User:when she touches there, she feels pain
Doctor:Ok
User:she use to tired so early.
Doctor:Ok
User:not able to do much physical work right from beginning
Doctor:Ok
User:please suggest. what should be done.
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Now come to point
User:i want to know that what should i do in this case ?
Doctor:I suggest you repeat thyroid profile
User:do u mean to do blood test for T3, T4 and TSH ?
Doctor:All her symptoms suggest mostly due to High TSH
Doctor:yes
Doctor:I think she needs treatment
Doctor:She has to start eltroxin again
User:can u please suggest what kind of treatment. because we are alone in XXXXXXX and my son is just 1.6 year old
Doctor:Ok
User:treatment means only eltroxin ? or any extra treatment ?
Doctor:The dosage of medication depends upon level of TSH
User:ok
Doctor:Until test I suggest he Multivitamin medication like Zincovit once a day after lunch
User:ok mam.
Doctor:Yes first her tsh level should be corrected by eltroxin
User:fine
Doctor:Ok once tests done let me know ok
Doctor:Tell her to avoid cabbage, cauliflower
User:ok madam. is it possible to get permenant solution of hypothyroid ?
User:sure. i will let you know the report and attach it.
Doctor:It depends upon person to others
Doctor:mostly she needs long time
User:Thanks for your time. i will get back to you with results
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:will it have any impect on our son ?
Doctor:No
User:Thanks. Have a nice day. Bye
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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