What is Hypothyroidism?

It is the reduced secretion of the normal thyroid hormones that is T3 and T4, leading to clinical manifestations of thyroid insufficiency, including low metabolic rate, tendency to gain weight, somnolence, and sometimes myxedema.

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I recently discovered Lemon Balm Extract and like using it. However, I have hypothyroidism and currently take Levothyroxin. Can Lemon Balm Extract...

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There is no scientific evidence to support the use of the product you are referring to. The only medication...

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My female friend has been diagnosed with Hypothyroidism type 2. To treat this, she has been advised by her doctor to take NDT (natural...

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Thanks for writing in. The most important thing in your friend's case is to determine if the TSH is in normal range. The goal of treatment of...

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Hi doctor,I am 43 yrs old female.My Eyebrows are thinning and I have hypothyroidism too.Is it safe to use regaine 2% on my eyebrows?Will there be...

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Regaine contains minoxidil which is used for treatment of hair loss.

As you have told in the history that you are having eye brow thinning...

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