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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What causes excessive sleepiness and pressure in the head?

Sleepy felt bad over weekend sleeping 10 to 12 hours . Checked B/P, Heart rate, blood sugar, all ok. Bought a thermometer yesterday 98.6 average. Felt better today then around 5 felt bad again . Temp was 96.3. I am 68 Diabetic on B/P meds and Cholesterol meds. Pressure in my head. Ate supper and temp back up to 98.6.
Thu, 9 Aug 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.



Please check Blood for Free T4, Free T3, Free TSH level. As you are Diabetic, hypertensive, Dyslipdemic patient, it may be for thyroid dysfunction.



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