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I have all the systems of hypothyroidism which I have had

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HI, I have all the systems of hypothyroidism which I have had for over a year now, I got my blood results back today and they are, T3 5.05 pmol/L (3.1 - 6.8), T4 16.4 pmol?l (12.0 - 22.0), TSH 1.3mU/L (0.27 - 4.2). My doctor is at a loss as to what it could be and has suggested I learn to live with it, do you have any idea what it could be.
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any other medical issues?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
HI, I have most of the symptoms, constipation, dry mouth, high blood pressure and extreme tiredness, these I had for well over a year and now over the last month I have now have early signs of arthritis in my knees and elbows and also have a twitchy right eye.
Has cortisol been tested?B12? Vitamin D?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes my Vit D, Cortisol and B12 are all ok, I've also had testosterone tested and everything comes back ok
Ok good.have you had a sleep study?
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No, my GP is sending me to a bone specialist for my arthritis but other than that I'm pretty much on my own, I'm also suffering from depression and they keep trying to offer me antidepressants which I don't want
the antidepressants might do this too