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Old 08-08-2006, 04:51 AM   #1
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I don't feel normal

In July I was referred to a endocrinologist I have some of the symptons of Hypothyroidism, my results came out borderline she put me on 25g of thyroxine I still feel quite ill and extremely tired I don't feel like my normal self I am 36 currently in a full-time job most days I struggle to even stay awake at work and feel like a zombie during and on the way home from work. I feel imbalance similar to being tipsy i thought the pills were suppose to even me out, how long does the process take? I just want to get on with my life I'm supposed to be sitting exams in November the way things are going it might not happen please advise me
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Re: I don't feel normal

Sorry to say, you won't feel normal until your dose is increased to the point where you need it to be and have been there for a few weeks to months. 25 mcgs is just a starter dose, not meant to be therapeutic.

Here's the URL to a thread with good advice some of us regulars have put together for thyroid newbies like you...
[url] http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=414605& [/url]

Hope it won't be long until you're feeling better!

 
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