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Posted 15 Apr 2012 • 35 answers
... hyperthyroidism. An ultrasound revealed I have a fairly large goiter on my thyroid an my symptoms from the hyperthyroid are worsening so, doctor has decided its best just to remove my thyroid. I was wondering if there was anyone out there with something similar to my case. How did you feel once ...
Posted 29 Apr 2011 • 6 answers
it looks like i am gaining weight on cymbalta my pain did not change i have fibromyalgia
Posted 20 Nov 2012 • 4 answers
I have been dealing with hyperthyroidism for 2 years now. I am feel very frustrated... with this illness. I am so afraid to take methimazole due to experiencing major hair loss. But I feel that now that I have been off the medication the hair loss worsen. I am so scare to go completely bald. I told ...
Posted 24 Mar 2013 • 2 answers
I was very ill for a month prior to being diagnosed with Graves disease in Dec 2012. I have been on 30 mg methimazole and 50 mg 2x Metoprolol for 3 months. I feel great. Endocrinologist says I need to have thyroid surgery to completely remove my thyroid. Why can't I just keep taking the ...
Posted 22 May 2017 • 1 answer
I was diagnosed of hyperthyroidism year 2009, I've had the thyroid iodine treatment right after and had 50mcg levothyroxine and 10mcg liothyroxine medicines since then. Weight gain was not an issue until last year, I am 5 feet tall and a 110 pounds but now, my weight gain is going up like ...
Posted 21 Jan 2013 • 2 answers
Over-active thyroid however I've had weight gain & of course hair loss... will methimazole be of benefit?
Posted 8 Dec 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 29 Dec 2012 • 3 answers
I was prescribed Inderal for hyperthyroidism but nothing else, why? I have hair loss, acne, a small nodule on my thyroid that they think is a cyst. Not sure why this was prescribed if it does not stop the production of hormones. Will it even help with the symptoms I am having?
Posted 14 Oct 2013 • 3 answers
Why do the procedure when we plan to remove entire Thyroid? What can I expect with procedure? My story thus far: I have hyperthyroidism (level is .03), and discovered my thyroid had substantially grown and needed removal August 2013 (went to see ENT about something else and asked him about it). I ...
Posted 12 Dec 2014 • 3 answers
Back in 2010 I was diagnosed with Graves Disease. I started taking methimazole and my TSH levels went to normal. Then I decided to see a homopathic Dr. and she put me on Thyroid II natural medicine. My TSH levels conitinued to go down as I was taking less and less of the methimazole. Then in Nov. ...
Just diagnosed with severe hyper thyroidism. Put on Methimazole. read the side effects, but is there
Posted 20 May 2010 • 3 answers
... any more? What is gonna happen now... i lost 36# in 5 months. Am i going to gain it back, Is this extreme tiredness going to go away? They also put me on Inderal 3x daily. I read all i could on line about hyperthyroidism, graves disease... what am i to expect from here... oh, and i should ...
Posted 1 Mar 2013 • 4 answers
I was diagnosed with Hyperthyroidism two weeks ago after having a run of Heart Palpitations and lots of dizzy spells. My TSH was .159, T3 and T4 normal. My symptoms became worse over this past weekend, so the doctor had me come in for another round of blood work. My TSH is now 0.06 and T4 is one ...
Posted 2 Jul 2013 • 3 answers
I have always been very healthy - in 2007 I joined weight watchers and lost 52 lbs - after losing the weight my blood work revealed that I may have had hyperthyroidism. I was diagnosed with two nodules. Each year since, my blood work has been normal and the size of the nodules have not increased. ...
Thyroid Disease - I have every symptom of hyperthyroidism but my bloodwork keeps coming back normal?
Posted 10 Jan 2012 • 3 answers
... I am pretty convinced that I have a thyroid problem but dont know what to do next? ANy sugestions?
Posted 17 Apr 2012 • 1 answer