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TSH level: .067 T4 level: 5.6 Taking 200 mcg Synthroid

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TSH level: .067
T4 level: 5.6

Taking 200 mcg Synthroid daily. Is low TSH level cause for concern

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mysticdoc : Hello,
mysticdoc : Thanks for your question.
mysticdoc : Yes it is.
mysticdoc : You are getting too much synthroid.
mysticdoc : The dose should be reduced by 25 mcg gradually.
mysticdoc : And a repeat blood test after 6 weeks will be necessary.
mysticdoc : Excess synthroid can cause bone loss, palpitations.
mysticdoc : So dose adjustment is necessary.
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Hello,
mysticdoc : Thanks for your question.
mysticdoc : Yes it is.
mysticdoc : You are getting too much synthroid.
mysticdoc : The dose should be reduced by 25 mcg gradually.
mysticdoc : And a repeat blood test after 6 weeks will be necessary.
mysticdoc : Excess synthroid can cause bone loss, palpitations.
mysticdoc : So dose adjustment is necessary.
mysticdoc : Best wishes,
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