Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism

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My T3 is 4.2, T4 is 22.5 and TSH is 0.056. The doctor told me to take Thyronorm 75mcg. From a few days i have low blood pressure 106/75 and i am feeling dizzy and severe headache. Should I continue taking the Thyronorm.

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    Are you sure you have quoted that TSH correctly? It is WAY low which means you absolutely would not need thyroid medication. Normal TSH should be around 1, and you would not need medication until it went above 4. So TSH 0.056 is off the scale low.

    I assume you know that high TSH means low thyroid and vice-versa.

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    Hi Hun,

    Could you put the range numbers - usually brackets next to your results as they differ for each lab. 

    Which country are you in? I’ve not heard of Thyronom in the UK. And also the so I can see the ingredients and intake instructions. 

    Are you taking it first thing in the morning with water an hour before breakfast as we do here? What do the instructions suggest? (You May have just gone on what your doctor or Endocrinologist said, in Maerica there is a brand alledgelt you take with food but it usually interferes with the absorption. 

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