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I have a blood test coming up to check my thyroid function

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I have a blood test coming up to check my thyroid function but I have missed a significant amount of doses im afraid to tell my doctor
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Endocrinology
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidif you don't tell your doctor, they can't properly recommend the right dose for you thyroid hormone.do you have hypothyroidism?if you haven't been taking the thyroid hormone, it will show up in your blood test that you are hypothyroid.this can cause you to gain weight and feel cold.have you gained weight recently?