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Thyroid Overview

The thyroid gland, or simply the thyroid /θard/, is an endocrine gland in the neck, consisting of two lobes connected by an isthmus. It is found at the front of the neck, below the Adam's apple. The thyroid gland secretes thyroid hormones, which primarily influence the metabolic rate and protein synthesis. The hormones also have many other effects including those on development. The thyroid hormones triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4) are created from iodine and tyrosine. The thyroi...

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period tablet name
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Mujhe kabi der se kabhi jaldi m.c ho jati hai or mujhe puja karni hai is liye m.c jaldi aane ki dawa ka naam bataye please ## sir . meri age 22 h ...n m MC 2-3month m aaty hu ..doc. ko bhi dikhaya bt koi prob nhi brayi doc n .or mujhe Dath aane pr drd hota h pr khun nhi aata wight leqt aata h ..or abhi bhi 2 month ho gye ....mujhe koi medisin btaye jis s mere MC aajaye ..... ## Mujhe plz btaye tablet ka naam jis s date jldi aajye rakhi aa rhe h esliy m chahti hu jldi aa jaye period ## Mugha period time sa nahi aa raha hai, time last mc happening last 1 and haf plz suggest any medicine. ## Mujhe m.c der se hote h .aur mujhe next week going to vasno devi jaana h pls I want to early period. ## hii ..I have thyroid. .and pregnancy test is negative. ..plz suggest medicine jisse periods ho ja...
Updated 5 hours ago.
mc aane ki tablet ka name
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Sir, mera piryad time 24 ko hi nikal gya muje 5 din late hogye please koi unwanted ka name btay. jo koi side effect na de. ## Sir 30 thi Aur aaj 31 ho gayi sir hame dar lag raha hai ## meko paired 18 ko aata hai meko 18 ko aaya lekin ek hi din me chale gya ye bat ko 10 din ho gya hai plz waps aane k liye meko tablet ka naam chiye plz help me... ## Mere pried date 20 ko aana tha lekin aaj 21 ho gyi he likin pried nhi aya to sir kus esa tablet he jo lene pried aa jae ## Mera period 12 ko tha aj 23 ho gyi h koi tablet btaiye jisse mera period a jaye mere exams ane wale h un par mera concentration nhi ho pa rha h plz tell me medicine ## Meri periods 24 th ko aane the 5days jyada ho gye mne pragnancy test bhi kiya lekin negetive hai tablet btaye jisse periods aa jaye ## Sir mere m.c. Ki date...
Updated 7 hours ago.
swelling in legs and feet levothyroxine
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I just started taking Levothyroxine 2 wks ago my legs and feet are swollen so bad by nite I can barley walk. They go down a little at nite but swell back. I am taking 25mcg and I am afraid to continue taking this med. Has any one else had this problem? ## Have you contacted your doctor? It sounds like you might be having a bad reaction to this medication and it may not be the right one for you, or may be too high of a dosage. Generally, the symptoms of a dosage being too high will start to manifest 6 days or so, after you start taking it and this type of fluid retention can be one of them and there is a chance that it could lead to congestive heart failure, if that's what's causing it and it isn't rectified. You should really contact your doctor immediately. ## I am on medic...
Updated 9 hours ago in Levothyroxine.
Minimal dose of Synthroid causing early side effects - Advice?
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I've been having trouble starting on a low of synthroid to treat sub-clinical hypothyroidism (TSH ~3.5, no values for T4/T3) for fertility reasons. I'm 33, generally healthy, not overweight, exercise daily and eat a healthy diet. Admittedly, I have been under considerable stress for many years and need to keep working on stress management. First attempt: I initially started taking 25mcg. I've taken the medication first thing in the morning with a full glass of water, not eaten anything for 2 hours and not taken any vitamins/supplements at the same time. 2 days after starting this dose, I began to have a racing heart rate, felt panicky, was very flushed and emotionally labile (crying for no reason/fly off the handle, not my typical emotional state). These symptoms worsened fo...
Updated 17 hours ago in Synthroid.
Synthroid sweet taste
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Idk where to start and after taking my morning synthroid 0.075mcg it's so sweet. I get my prescription filled via mail-order at OptumRX. I have been using them for a year and a half since I changed insurance. This is when I started noticing the sweet taste. I'm thinking they are sugar pills or placebos. My weight just keeps slowing going up up up! And I CAN'T get it off. I am Diabetic with HBP and I have tried to get my dr to increase my synthroid but she won't. So this morning (which I know was wrong) I ended up taking a total of 4. I'm telling you it's some form of sugar! I see this same question over and over but it's like the question is NOT properly answered! What's going on with our meds? The pharmaceutical companies already make a killing on prices...
Updated 20 hours ago in Synthroid.
Stopping Levothyroxine
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I have been taking Levothyroxine .88mg for the past two years. I just left town on a three week vacation and realized I left this prescription at home. Should I be concerned? ## If you suddenly stop taking Levothyroxine, your body can go through withdrawal. "Levothyroxine withdrawal may cause hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid. Hypothyroidism causes weight gain, fatigue, depression and sensitivity to cold because your body does not have enough thyroid hormone so your body processes slow down. Patients with thyroid cancer may suffer acute hypothyroidism because of levothyroxine withdrawal." Referenced from: Since you've been taking this medication for so long, I would consider contacting your doctor about this if you have be...
Updated 1 day ago in Levothyroxine.
thyronorm dosage vs TSH Level
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Is a 100 mcg thyronorm dosage fine with a thyroid level of 4.626? ## My present TSH level is 9.12. I am taking tyronorm tablet 75mcg daily. What should be my appropriate dose of medicine? ## Actually my tsh level is 7.02 in may, where the range is 0.30-5.5 and iam advised to take 75mg thyronorm. Now the value is 5.8. Now what dose I have to take ## Hi am having a tsh value of 35.98,how much my dose would be,previously I used 50mcg nw shud I increase my dose? ## Hi I am 32 year old lady TSH is 9.02 weight is 72 kg. With hight 5 ft. I am taking Thyronorm 100 Mcg from 4 days. Is it enough or more. Please advise me.. ## My tsh is 0.30-5.5. I am taking 50 mg thyronorm during pregnancy. Is it suitable for me? ## SIR I M 26 YEAR OLD MY TSH LEVEL IS 6.84 RECENTLY I TAKE 25 MG TAB ,CAN I TAKE CO...
Updated 1 day ago.
Glycomet and disk bulge
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I am having treatment of severe disk bulgeL5S1 due to which right leg and foot is very much affected.there is some foot drop also.but my weight suddenly increased due to medicines.moreover i have hypothyroid also for which i take thyronorm125.before disk bulge medicines as iwas taking glycomet 500 2times a day as prescribed by my thyroid doctor for weight query is that can i take glycomet 500 with pregabid nt and Rejunexcd.thanks alot
Updated 3 days ago.
levothyroxine made by sandoz - strange smell
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When I had my prescription for levothyroxine 75 refilled recently I immediately noticed a strange smell. Can you please tell me what it is? ## Hello, Joyce! How are you? What are the markings on them? The excipients in tablets can vary from manufacturer to manufacturer. Can you please post back and clarify? The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, hair loss, and weight changes.
Updated 5 days ago in Levothyroxine.
thyronorm dosage
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Hello, My wife had a tsh level of 7.2 in first 3 weeks of pregnancy than we started thyronorm 25 mcg we continued it and in 10 week pregnancy tsh came out to be low as 1.2 than i continued the same medicine but last 3 days back i got her tsh as 8.2 so now should i increase the dose of thyronorm to 25 mcg to 50 mcg or 100 mcg please suggest. Her delivery is due after 10 dayss only..... ## Her doctor should be making the decisions on whether or not she needs a dosage adjustment. What have they advised? Since she is pregnant, it is especially important that this be monitored and her dosage adjusted very carefully. Her doctor should be helping and this shouldn't be left up to your guesswork. No one online can make these types of decisions based on just the information in a short interne...
Updated 7 days ago in Nikki.

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