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Old 11-21-2007, 10:38 AM   #1
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thyroid cancer 5 years ago still on 60mcg liothyronine

help does anyone else take t3 only. I am generally fine but cant seem to find any information for this

 
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Re: thyroid cancer 5 years ago still on 60mcg liothyronine

I take T4 only after cancer, a supression dose, but I feel fine. But is your TSH being kept supressed on that dosage of T3?

I think the body needs T4 as well as T3, so I would ask your doctor the reasons, and if you aren't feeling well, if you should consider adding some.

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