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Hypothyroid, lightheadedness, delayed periods with cramps. On Synthroid . Cause?

Hypothyroid, lightheadedness , delayed periods with cramps . On Synthroid . Cause?HI i have hypothyroidism i take 112 grams of synthroid. I feel very light headed and shaky and weird could this also be a reason why also im 2 days late on my period, ive been very stressed lately. I recently had a late short period with bad cramps.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018
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Hello,

Please be advised to check the thyroid function test to see if you are receiving more than a needed dose of Synthroid. If sexually active, please take a home pregnancy test too.


Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal
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