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Swelling around eyes, bout of bladder infection after increase in dosage of levotthyroxine post thyroid removal. Related?

I have been taking levothyroxine for my thyroid after 1/2 of thyroid was removed. Since increasing my dosage when my levels were low, I began to have swell around the eyes, especially under the eyes within 3 months, followed by a bout of a bladder infection . Now, it seems to be another bladder infection, with the burning associated, and this morning passing blood. Can this be medication related to the levothyroxine?
Asked On : Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi friend
Welcome to Health Care Magic

It is unlikely to be related.
Thyroxine is a hormone normally present in the body. It can not do this.

It has no relation to the bladder infection - you might have to see a good Urologist - for favour of further assessment and assistance

Take care
Wishing you speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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Infertility Specialist Dr. Dattaprasad's  Response
Its not related to medicine (levothyroxine). You need detailed investigation for repeated bladder infections & eye swelling.
Wish you good health.
Answered: Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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