Medical

Have Medical Questions? Ask a Doctor Online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Medical
This answer was rated:

Hypothyroidism tsh .7 GERD Pcos Palpitations with change in

Hypothyroidism tsh .7 GERD PcosPalpitations with change...
Hypothyroidism tsh .7
GERD
PcosPalpitations with change in hr, but considered normal. Clear ekg, chest xray, and holter monitor. Tonight I had a sudden pulsating pain in the vein on the left side of my neck. I can see the beats moving the skin. I have had ingestion, nausea, slight dizziness, headaches, and affected vision the past few days. Is this a cause for an ER trip?
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Head will also feel heavy.
Answered in 1 hour by:
7/4/2017
Vakul Aren
Vakul Aren, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 4,210
Experience: MBBS,DTM&H,38 years of experience
Verified

Hello,I am Dr. Aren and i will help with your query.A low TSH is a sign of hyperactive thyroid,not hypothyroidism.It would be prudent to discuss this with your PCP/Doctor who can examine you and investigate you further,a full thyroid profile will definitely help.You may need Methimazole(Tapazole) which is a antithyroid medicine and may help normalise the heart.Palpitations,dizziness ,fatigue,irritation,changes in menstrual patterns,and other symptoms.Your doctor will be able to titrate the dose of the Methimazole and there will be reduction in the symptoms within 4-6weeks.You will need to keep the TSH within a normal range,PCOS will need to be managed by your Gynaecologist.A ultrasound of the ovaries and hormone levels will need to be checked and treated.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Is this causing the decline in heart rate?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Resting heart rate went from 67 to 60 inn the matter of seven days. Lowest ever was 60 awake and now 53 awake. It is declining daily and the other symptoms are not going away.

No,this is not the cause of a declining pulse rate.

Are you on any medication currently?You will probably need a Holter Mobile ECG recording for 24 hours to assess you for cardiac arrhythmias.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I take 25 levothyroxine, 10 singulair, flonase sesimist, fish oil, and multivitamins. I just stopped taking aspirin and started taking prozac [email protected]

Prozac induced bradycardia and syncope are well known entities,it would be best to avoid further dose of the drug and seek urgent medical aid/ER if dizziness or fainting occurs.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I just started it again today, this has been gaining for a week. I'm freezing and fell so nauseas all the time. I can't even sleep I feel so crummy.

If you feel really bad,go to the ER ASAP.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Doctor,I went to the ER at about 5 am but since I was just in Friday, they only did an ekg which was normal. The doctor said that he's convinced that it's a thyroid issue and disagreed with his partner on the number of .7 being alright. He then told me that they can't run a full panel there and to check in with my endocrinologist which I did Monday morning and did not get a response. He gave me medicine for my nauseas while I was there which helped immensely.This morning, I woke up late and my stomach still hurts so I took some Miralax around one. It's now about two thirty in the afternoon and I forgot to take my levothyroxine this morning. Is it safe to take it now? I question whether or not to take it as the dosage of 25 seems too high with my symptoms but I don't want to cut off during these episodes.

Yes,you can take your Levothyroxine later in the day if you forgot to take it in the morning. 25 micrograms is the lowest possible dose,and should be taken regularly without fail.

Vakul Aren
Vakul Aren, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 4,210
Experience: MBBS,DTM&H,38 years of experience
Verified
Vakul Aren and 87 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Vakul Aren Your Own Question
Vakul Aren
Vakul Aren
Vakul Aren, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 4,210
4,210 Satisfied Customers
Experience: MBBS,DTM&H,38 years of experience

Vakul Aren is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,160 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr Basu

Dr Basu

Experienced Specialist

20,734 satisfied customers

MD

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

17,064 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

13,486 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

< Previous | Next >

Related Medical Questions
H I have all the symptoms of hypothyroidism, but the doctors
H I have all the symptoms of hypothyroidism, but the doctors says is not that. also in july and last week my T3 came low in 60, i been trying exercising, and doing diets but instead im getting more we… read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
13,486 satisfied customers
Thyroid papillary carcinoma diagnosed, thyroid removed two
Thyroid papillary carcinoma diagnosed, thyroid removed two weeks ago, currently taking T4 Levothyroxine 100 mcg daily, is it recommended to take T3 50mcg daily 25 a.m. + 25 p.m. daily as well for opti… read more
Dr. Sohaib
Dr. Sohaib
Consultant Internal Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Medicine
3,288 satisfied customers
I suffer from really bad fatigue, can exposing myself to
I suffer from really bad fatigue, can exposing myself to cold showers help me combat it. I do feel very alert when exposing myself to 1 minute of freezing water. But I become fatigued again in 2 hours… read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
FCPS (R) General Surgery
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
3,661 satisfied customers
Had my thyroid checked this morning tshl level was5.73 is
Had my thyroid checked this morning tshl level was5.73 is this high enough to go on medication… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
6,859 satisfied customers
I have been having symptoms of fatigue, dizziness, hot
Hello I have been having symptoms of fatigue, dizziness, hot flashes with temperature since August, I have been to my Doctor twice now and had Pathology completed which showed my B12 was borderline lo… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
32,416 satisfied customers
I just had some bloodwork to check my hypothyroidism that I
I just had some bloodwork to check my hypothyroidism that I take Armour for. That came back that my TSH level was low and my medication needs adjusted. However, they also advise my alkaline phosphatas… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,622 satisfied customers
My family dr. did a CBC count for extreme fatigue. He found
Hi. My family dr. did a CBC count for extreme fatigue . He found my RDW count was 25 when it had been 12,5 in July. Other than a slightly lower than normal MCHC count, I have a good appetite, am not l… read more
Medicaldoctor
Medicaldoctor
postgraduate resident,MD
Master\u0027s Degree
91 satisfied customers
My 14-year-old daughter has been complaining of fatigue and
My 14-year-old daughter has been complaining of fatigue and muscular pain and weakness for the past couple of weeks. She had a CBC done which indicated low white blood count (2.0), low hematocrit (35.… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
32,416 satisfied customers
43 M, Hypothyroid treated with t4 and t3, bipolar depression
43 M, Hypothyroid treated with t4 and t3, bipolar depression treated with tegretol and olanzapene, diagnosed stage 4 CTE,(chronic traumatic encephalopathy), worse than ***** *****. Otherwise fairly he… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,622 satisfied customers
In the past week I have had tonsilitis with fatigue no
Second opinion] In the past week I have had tonsilitis with fatigue no fever. started a week ago after having unprotected sex fellatio with a new partner. Assumed it was strep so went to dr and strep … read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,880 satisfied customers
In the past week I have had tonsilitis with fatigue no
In the past week I have had tonsilitis with fatigue no fever. started a week ago after having unprotected sex fellatio with a new partner. Assumed it was strep so went to dr and strep test came back n… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
6,859 satisfied customers
What cause pain across entire lower back, extreme fatigue
Second opinion] what cause pain across entire lower back, extreme fatigue and pain/weakness in upper thigh joints, slight spotting at end of urinating, also feeling strained… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
13,046 satisfied customers
I have lately suffered with extreme fatigue and severe pain
Second opinion] I have lately suffered with extreme fatigue and severe pain (constant) just above my right hip. I also have red blood every bowel movement regardless of the consistency of the stool. (… read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,880 satisfied customers
Today's thyroid ultrasound showed that the right side of my
Today's thyroid ultrasound showed that the right side of my fibroid has a nodule that increased from 9 mm to 11 mm – should I be concerned? Also, are thyroid nodules I've no real concern until they ar… read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
729 satisfied customers
Can you answer a question about hypothyroidism? yes, no
Can you answer a question about hypothyroidism? JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking? Customer: yes JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor… read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
FCPS (R) General Surgery
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
3,661 satisfied customers
I am supposed to have hypothyroidism. I take levothyroxine,
I am supposed to have hypothyroidism. I take levothyroxine, .75 macrograms a day, I've always been a small person, but at first I gained weight and since on meds have lost down past my normal weight. … read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
13,486 satisfied customers
I would like to consult something about hypothyroidism, Not
Hi I would like to consult something about hypothyroidism … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
17,064 satisfied customers
How is Hypothyroidism detected? Is it through observation of
How is Hypothyroidism detected? Is it through observation of a number of symptoms or is it detected via levels of certain substances in the blood?… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
32,416 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x