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i AM A LADY 88 YEARS OLD--MY THYROID WAS COMPLETELY removed AND i AM ON 137 MCG LEVOTHYROXIN- I could not get my thyroid meds for over a week.--just today I was able to get more. But suddenly my legs and arms are heavy, I am hot and have some dizzinesss and feel weird--I have neuropathy-no diabetes. But could lack of thyroid cause an increase of tingly in my arms and feet.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidyes, low thyroid hormone levels can cause muscle weakness, muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness, pain, stiffness or swelling in your joints and can sometimes cause tingling in your arms and feetI'm glad you were able to get moreyour symptoms should get better once you get your thyroid levels back uplet me know if you have other questions.if done for now, please leave positive rating of 3-5 stars so I can get credit for helping you todaywe only get credit for helping clients after positive feedbackyou can always reach me directly with "a question for Dr. David" in the medicine or oncology categories if you have other questionshere is my website if you need to reach me: for using

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