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    What causes aches in legs and arms?

Lately Ive Been Getting These Aches In My Legs& Arms, Not Serious Pain Just Achy And Bulging Veins Im On Synthroid 88mg Right Now, I Was On 75 But It Was Too Low & 100 Was Causing Chest Pains. I Had A Thyroidectomy In June Last Year I Have 1 Parathyroid Though.
Thu, 25 Apr 2019
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Hi,

Aches in legs and arms in a thyroid patient are generally due to vitamin D Deficiency. I recommend Vitamin D3 blood Test and Vitamin D3 supplementation.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Thank you.

Regards,
Dr. Gopal Goel
Orthopedic Surgeon
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