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I am diabetic patient...

I am diabetic patient and a thyroid (hypo) I am having side affects taking Synthroid. My doctor changed my prescription to ***** of the side affect taking this medication will elevate the sugar level. Should I still take this?

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

Not that I know of

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Other than diabetic and hypothyroidism nothing

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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 8 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 8 months ago

You should be fine to take this

It is very similar to synthroid

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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 8 months ago

how else can I help?

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