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Suggest medication for a lump in the throat

hello: could going from 25mg s to 50 mg s of Synthroid have an effect on your body? if so what could the symptoms include? I have felt like there has been a lump in my throat for a couple of months. I already take Dexilant for acid reflux however, this is not going away and actually getting worse. Would getting a throat scope be advisable?
Mon, 2 Feb 2015
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Changing the dose of thyroid medicine should be done if there is deranged laboratory reports of thyroid hormone.
Lump feeling in throat could be because of s some thyroid swelling. You could get done a ultrasonography of neck.
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