I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 16 years ago and over the years my dose of Levothyroxine has increased to 225mcg daily with the support of a consultant. Surely better to find the root cause of the extra heat - as the thyroid is our thermostat it would be better to find optimal treatment. I also have atrial fibrillation. I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 16 years ago and over the years my dose of Levothyroxine has increased to 225mcg daily with the support of a consultant. Dear Sirs, I am writing you from Italy about a patient who was diagnosed Hashimoto's Thyroiditis in July 2002 (no treatment was given).

The T4 has been reducing over the time I've been taking the Sertaline, could this drug be causing this? Dosage 150 mg. I have been on this forum since 2011 and read 100's of posts - sadly for many cases only the TSH and the FT4 are considered of importance. The suggested test also checks levels of Ferritin - folate - B12 - VitD. Neither fluoxetine nor sertraline was associated with clinically significant changes in thyroid function or thyroid autoimmunity in either primary hypothyroid or normal thyroid function patients with depression. In Summary. I'm now 4 years further on re menopause so the night sweats might not be as troublesome now.stop taking sertraline do I have to resduce my levothyroxine dose then? Contact your healthcare professional (e.g.

Do you have anti-bodies ?No idea if I have any antibodies. These medicines may cause some risk when taken together.

These medications are not usually taken together. B12 injections help my sciatic pain It is more important to know your FT3 result as you may not be converting your good levels of T4. I understand that GABAPENTIN, does the same. Hope this helps you. I have been feeling ' hypo' again, over the last 6 months and looking at my blood test results the latest in November my T4 has now reduced to 17.5 lower than the level the consultant was happy for me to function at. Consult your healthcare professional (e.g., doctor or pharmacist) for more in formation. Also they will not be interested in the Vitamins and Minerals I suggested.So even if your consultant does not want the tests I suggested - I would have them done for your own sake and wellbeing.I am not a medic - you can click onto my name and read my Profile - only a couple of minutes It will be interesting to see what result I get when I request a full thyroid spectrum blood test!I appreciate your comment but trying to get the GP to agree to a full spectrum Throid function test is going to be interesting. Consult your healthcare professional before taking or discontinuing any drug or commencing any course of treatment.Moderate. Advice please as I am once again having a battle with the GP practice who will not increase my thyroxine and appear to have no other suggestions.I can not take HRT, but have found out quite by accident, that my Sciatica meds PREGABALIN, can help control night sweats, and hot flushes.
She's a 40 y.o. However, results suggest that patients with normal thyroid function who were treated wit … woman whose latest blood tests (may 17,2003) were as follows: Ab anti-thyroglobuline = 779.5 ku/l, Ab anti-tpo = >2000 ku/l, TSH = 5.6 mu/l .Ft3 and ft4 are normal and have always been normal in every test so far.The patient has been under antidepressant treatment for 10 yrs. See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects. XXXX...aren't they addictive ? This information is generalized and not intended as specific medical advice. Taking control is key Anti-bodies - I would not neglect that test. 1 year ago...My 76 year old mum had been on Levothyroxine for over 25 years at 75mg and has been...Content on HealthUnlocked does not replace the relationship between you and doctors or other healthcare professionals nor the advice you receive from them.Never delay seeking advice or dialling emergency services because of something that you have read on HealthUnlocked.THE PROOF IS IN VITAMIN D BEATS COVID - WHY THEN IS IT ALL A...Query re recent blood tests after starting t4/t3 combo. They are only part of the story and tell you very little about what is really going on. Some signs and symptoms to watch for would be: fatigue, depression, dry hair, dry skin, brittle nails, weight gain, and constipation.Let your healthcare professionals (e.g. Details on the main website ...Something I might look into. doctor or pharmacist) for more information.Taking thyroid medicines with sertraline may decrease the amount of the thyroid medicine in your body.Your thyroid medicine may not work as well when taking it with sertraline. Weight gain. I function at a high level T4. Please see your Doctor, to be put on these meds. What might happen: Your thyroid medicine may not work as well when taking it with sertraline.
Thyroid hormones help to regulate body weight, food intake, and the metabolism of fat …