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Pregnant with thyroid problems. Prescribed with thyronorm. Is it safe?

hi, i m 5 weaks pregnant and i came to know about my pregnancy on 9th August.I got all my test done the same day including my Thyroid test but 2nd august onwards i was not taking my medicines and my TSH level turned out to be 40.36. then i again got it tested on 14th August n in the mean while i took 25MCG Thyronorm and the result turn out 9.05. Is it preferable for me to continue the pregnancy.
Asked On : Sun, 19 Aug 2012
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Hello. Welcome to hcm.
Hypothyroidism in pregnancy is absolutely safe if not treated with drugs. Make sure you continue to take drugs til you deliver. Hypothyroidism treatment is long term.
I advice you to continue the pregnancy,take tablets,have regular check ups and pregnancy will be uneventful.
All the best
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