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When did you last have your TSH investigation done? What was the result? What dosage of synthroid do you take? Do you suffer from any other medical condition or take any other daily medication?
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Please mention the result of your Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone TSH.
Basically most doctors recommend synthetic thyroxine such as synthroid, however natural extracts containing thyroid hormone derived from the thyroid glands of pigs are available such as Nature-Throid and you may ask your doctor to prescribe the natural thyroid hormone instead of synthetic thyroxine. However for both these products regular thyroid function tests need to be done to monitor the dosage and sometimes the dosage may be increased or decreased based on the results.
Please upload the picture of your thyroid function tests with the units so that I may further advice whether your present dosage of synthroid needs to be increased or decreased.