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Have underactive thyroid. Night sweats, tender breasts, spotting, painful. Taking Elleste

Hi I will be 57 in March, I thought I had stopped my period December 2011. About April 2012 I was diagnosed with an under active Thyroid . I was also getting very bad night sweats . So the doctor put me on Elleste Solo 2mg, as I also have a marina coil. I am also taking Levothroxine 75mg. December 2012 I started getting hot night sweats again, and my breasts were tender. Needless to say I had a full blown period for about 7 days with red blood . Also for days after that got a smear of blood when I wiped myself. I went back to my doctor who said that was ok just part of going through the change. Today again I have smears of blood when I wipe myself but also a pain on my left hand side it comes and goes like a sharp needle pain. I would be pleased if you could tell me should I go back to my doctor, or this is all part of the change. Thanking you Susan Thomas
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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its all a part of the change
menopause is not an on or off phenomenon

however i am hoping your thyroid is well controlled
incompletely corrected thyroid will also bother you

so you may want to check your thyroid levels again
of course fsh and lh levels will help

best of luck
Answered: Tue, 26 Nov 2013
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