What are the effects of Synthroid on the blood test report?
I am hypothyroid, have been since age 20. been on synthroid since then current dose 0.112mg. Did recent blood work. lymphocytes % 0.194 (range is 0.250-0.400) TSH is 2.18mUI/L FT4 is13.6pmol/L and FT3 3.7pmol/L. doctor since called me to see her in office. Should I be concerned?
I had Thyroid cancer in 2010 and had my thyroid removed. I currently take 125mcg of Synthroid. My last TSH level was reported as 0.13 and my Doctor has ordered another blood test to be taken within the next two weeks. My question is: Can this be making me hotter than usual and gain weight? I ve noticed I feel like I m burning up lately and have gained a few pounds in the last few weeks.
Hi, my blood results have come back and they are the following: TSH 0.20 ranges (0.35-5.00) T4 Free 21. ranges 12-22 Free T3 4.3 ranges 2.6 5.7 I was taking 100mcg Synthroid, had blood tests done last week and since reduced to 75mcg I am having sweats and palpitations, the shakes and serious brain fog. Whats wrong? I have started 30mg of Vyvanse for ADD 17 days ago and do not feel well?
Hello, I have hypothyroidism. I was taking 175 mcg of Synthroid and felt too speedy and irritable. I started to take 150 mcg of Synthroid, of which I had an old supply of. I lost 5 pounds, my energy level was better, and so I went back to my doctor and had my blood tested after 3 weeks. I was told that my T3 and T4 were normal but my TSH is too low, therefore I need to go back to taking the 175 mcg I was prescribed. I was also given a scolding for not taking what I was prescribed. What should I do now? Obviously neither dose is perfect for me.
Two years ago I had RAI Therapy 11 mCi for Graves desease. 3 months later I was euthyroid and felt fine. My doctor told me do have control of thyroid function for 3 months . 2 months later I was in a very bad condition . MY TSH was 75 . During begining of levothyroxin therapy I started to feel severe paresthesias and neuropatic pain.Now I am euthyroid on levothyroxin therapy , but diagnosed with small fiber polyneuropaty. I am very sick and have constant generalised neuropathic pain. Du you have experience what happens with patients after RAI therapy without levothyroxine supplementation in time.
Hi , I am 31 years old man.I have hypothyroidism and currently taking Thyronorm 50 mcg tablets for past 10-12 months.Recent tests have TSH level at 8.25,TPO at 448. Recently my face and neck have significantly darkened.Is that something to do with the tablets I use or anything else? Lastly, we are planning for kids, so how does me being hypothyroid will effect that?
My daughter c/o lumps on her ribs and sternum that hurts when she is ovulating. This causes her to become very anxious and concerned that she has a serious health disorder. I cannot find any real related information unless it is an autoimmune disorder family hx of hypothyroidism and celiac s
I am a Ph.D. chemist, ~50, have been taking thyroid medication since 1995, Since switching from T4 only to T3/T4 (25ug/75ug), I have seen a big improvement in cognition and then on switching to T3 (50ug) only (done this myself for just the past 3 days see and even better improvement when it comes to my attention span. In addition, I take meds for depression & anxiety. I have not experienced any unpleasant side effects of T3 only besides a little diarrhea--is this OK? ( I think somehow, my body has a greatly diminished ability to covert T4 to T3).
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