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Is it safe to take thyroid medicine along with oxyelite pro?

I am a 51 yr old woman-I am also on thyroid medication- I would like to try OxyElite Pro to help curb my appetite. I am 5ft 2in- and was 107lbs- with my thyroid problem (have had 5 yrs-partial removal) I can not control my in take of food and have gained 10 lbs over the last year. My doct and I have been trying to regulate my thyroid meds for the last year. Is is safe to take thyroid med with OxyElite Pro? Thank you for your time. DMA
Tue, 3 Jan 2017
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Hello and welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.

I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

You have thyroid problems and you have gone through partial thyroidectomy. Now you have weight gain. That my be due to uncontrolled hypothyroidism. You need to check T3, T4 and TSH level and set the dosage of thyroid supplements accordingly.

You can take oxyelite pro along with your thyroid medicine. There is no harm in that. Its just nutritional supplements.

Hope I have answered your question. If you have any doubts then feel free to ask me. I will be happy to answer.

Dr Hardik Sanghvi
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