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Anxiety Post Thyroidectomy?

Posted 19 days ago by Tromayor 1 answer

Hello, I am 5wk post total thyroidectomy and partial parathyroidectomy taking 137mcg if levothyroxine and 1500mg of calcium. My question is has anyone ever experienced severe anxiety? I'm so anxious I've had to leave work and go home to lay down. My mind just won't stop and I get ...

2 years post thyroidectomy?

Posted 13 days ago by marmag13 0 answers

And I am struggling. I just finished a diet that I had done before with success... but now I am struggling to maintain without any junk food, or carbs, or sugars... this is new. Most people who have advice, don't have my medical issues :/ Anyone defeated this weight monster despite being hypo, ...

What is the truth about having one of your adrenals removal and then 18 years later had to get my...

Posted 12 Jun 2018 by Coleman25 0 answers

... thyroid removed. What effect will that have on the body at the age of 59? Now I have to stop taking my thyroid medicine.

Total thyroidectomy. I missed 5 days of Synthroid 175mg?

Posted 17 May 2018 by Sciortino555 1 answer

I have ran out of refills and called my doctors repeatedly to get a prescription for my medication. I had a complete thyroidectomy in 2010 and been on 150-200mg every since. How dangerous is this for me to be worth it for this amount of time and what are the symptoms to watch for. I am awaiting a ...

I have a complete thyroidectomy in 2005 and have been taking levothyroxine and recently had an...

Posted 6 May 2018 by lisag2005 0 answers

... ultrasound of head and neck and doctor office called to tell me there was residual tissue and are reviewing past ultrasounds that I've had done to compare. Should I be concerned?

I've just had a fully thyroidectomy and found after operation it was cancer. I've been wait 3...

Posted 14 Mar 2018 by Kazbar70 1 answer

... weeks for results. Just got them back now. I don't need to have RAI treatment but still need to be watched closely. I'm on 100mg levothyroxine. Does this mean I am cancer free ? Or can depending in blood tests I may still need to have RAI treatment. My head is still all over the ...

Levothyroxine - How will body respond if I stop taking for 1 week?

Posted 24 Dec 2017 by smilingtiff 0 answers

I take 100mcg. tablet once daily for hypothyroidism. I had a total thyroidectomy done few years back. I have 1 week of pills left & 1 week of no pills before I see my thyroid doctor & its no refills. I see him week of January 8th, 2018. I don't want to call & then doctor might ...

Hi! I had a full thyroidectomy about 6 weeks ago and I was put on levothyroxine 150 and I still have

Posted 29 Dec 2017 by Mtom27 1 answer

... many symptoms including uncontrolled weight gain. I have been reading about side effects of this medication and many people say adding a T3 suppliment can help. Can you take both these together? The T4&T3? If so, any specific ways to take them? Can you get over the counter T3? Is there one ...

Does clomipramine cause severe fatigue and weakness. I only take about 10mgs for a few days?

Posted 16 Oct 2017 by L1sp 4 answers

I've only taken about 10mgs at night for a few days and already feel extremely weak with absolutely no energy. I've had a total thyroidectomy and take levothyroxine every morning. I can't take any ssris as one of them made me suicidal and had very bad reactions to every one I took. I ...

Thyroidectomy - I had a lobectomy to remove a benign thyroid tumor over 30 years ago.?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by saxophone1944 0 answers

... Endocrinologist has taken periodic sonograms of remnant lobe. Last observation was that lobe had broken up. Could this "broken up" lobe appear as a mass in the mediastinal?

Post thyroidectomy can I take care of toddler?

Posted 29 Sep 2017 by askhiba 1 answer

... thyroidectomy after few days, will i be able to continue taking care of my child directly post surgery or do i need help?

Levothyroxine - I want to know how to deal with my reaction to Synthroid following my thyroidectomy?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by ReganPollock 1 answer

My T3 and T4 levels are mid range but my TSH level has rocketed to 50. My endocrinologist has recommended upping my dosage to 75, but this is making me feel very unwell - dizzy, bad headache, tingling in my fingers, heart pain. I would like to go back to 50 mcg or preferably even lower, but ...

Does Cytomel cause worsening of palpitations??

Posted 19 Sep 2017 by rosecitygirl 0 answers

Had total thyroidectomy almost 2 years ago. On levothyroxine 137.5. Was taking 175 then reduced to 150. Have lost around 45 lbs during the 2 years (which is a good thing) but all kinds of horrible side effects. Palpitatations were really bad. Was out of town seeing new grandbaby and thought I was ...

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