Just diagnosed and struggling

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I have been shaking/tremors for a while and feeling so weak I have hardly left the sofa for a week.

I also have pneumonia. Probably caused meds for my rheumatoid arthritis (immune disease).

I was diagnosed yesterday when bloods came in TSH 0.010. ft4 36.9

They don't mean anything to me but am presuming they aren't good, as Dr gave me 40mg carbimazole and sent an urgent referal to specialist

I don't really know what to do to help, I can't stop my body shaking and feel so weak it's ruining my life

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