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Suffering from thyroid, on eltroxin. Tips to reduce weight ?

i m 32 yrs old female.height5 feet weight 73kg nursing my 8 months old daughter is 5+.i m suffering from thyroid .having eltroxin 100mg 6 days a week.current TSH has been 3 yrs continuous having eltroxin.earlier it was 50 mg. i m trying to reduce my 3 months i have reduced only 2kg.pls suggest me hoe can i reduce more.
Asked On : Fri, 10 Aug 2012
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Thanks for query,
Your weight is due to your hypothyroid stage.
As you are you are just after your delivery you should not be advised dieting.
Just avoid junk food ,extra sugar & unnecessary calorie in diet.
Your thyroid dosage will be controlled by your physician periodically.strictly follow it when you become euthyroid your weight will automatically loose.
Answered: Sat, 11 Aug 2012
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