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    Old 07-14-2016, 11:49 AM   #1
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    Thyroid results help

    Hi all
    I have had an underactive thyroid for 2 years and currently 21 weeks pregnant.
    I had a blood test on Monday and originally they only tested my t4 and t3 not my TSH but I pushed to get a TSH result but now I'm confused.
    My TSH level is 0.04 (0.4-3.00) which makes sense as I have had symptoms of over treatment (anxiety, unable to sleep, muscle weakness, fatigue and brain fog) but my T4 is 11.9 (5.8-20) and t3 4.9(3.8-6) so I'm confused. My doctor that I normally see is on holiday and the other doctor has said I'm slightly over treated but has not lower my thyroxine dose. Should I push for a dose reduction since I'm feeling so rubbish or could it just be pregnancy?

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    Old 07-19-2016, 04:04 AM   #2
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    Re: Thyroid results help

    Hi there,

    The reference range for FT4 is really low. Do you have any other symptoms of an over active or under active?


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