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Will taking cytomel cause any side effects?

I take Cytomel. Can taking too much elevate calcium levels, liver enzymes, tryglicerides and cholesterol? Just had a recent lab screen and never have had an elevation with these lab results before. Also my T4 and TSH are very below norms. Do not have the results with me at this time.
Wed, 13 Nov 2019
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Hi,

The common side effects of taking cytomel are:
* heart palpitations
* hair loss
* headaches
* tremor in hands
* anxious mood
* diarrhea

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

Regards,
Dr. Ajeet Singh, General & Family Physician
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