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Suffer from hypothyroidism. Thyroid tests done. Taking thyronorm but no result with it. Should change or continue?

Hello doctor name is Ashwinisrikanth, and i have been suffering with hypothyroidism and my thyroid levels are T3: 1:35 ng/mL , T4 10.00 ug/dL , TSH: 8.27 uIU/mL.. so docotr suggested me Thyronorm 25mcg as medicine.. but iam not getting any results with this so please let me know whether i have to continue or to change any medicine?... Thanks & regards, Ashwini
Asked On : Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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yes u are a case of hypothyroidism
thyroxine to work...u have to take it in morning before breakfast to decrease ur tsh below 4.5
dose of thyroxine is 1.6microgram / if u r 50 kg u need 75
take care
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