Hello Dr Robert, results are as follows:
initial tests done 6th March 2015: TSH 1.49uIU/mL, FT3 3.9pmol/L, FT4 16.1pmol/L, Anti TG antibody 10 IU/mL, Anti TPO 0.4IU/mL.
s progesterone 2.5 nmol/L, oestradiol 176pmol/L, HBA1C (glycated) 5%, HBA1C (IFCC) 31nmol/mol.
then she sent me for more tests on day 21 of my cycle: 19/03/15
s insulin 4.4IU/mL, s progesterone 49.1 nmol/L, oestradiol 634pmol/L, testosterone 2.1nmol/L, dhea 7.5umol/L, s prolactin 6.1ng/mL, s cortisol 262.7nmol/L
thank you for this. are you also ok with the kelp? would you have an opinion as to what is causing the weight gain (20 pounds over the past year) and fatigue? I exercise 3 times a week (brisk walking or jogging for about an hour). I eat healthily as well, no junk food.
thank you Dr Love, one last thing, she has prescribed 100mg per day to be taken in the morning. Does this sound right? Also, If I start the aldactone only, when would I start using the estradiol?
is it ok to carry on with the kelp or must I stop that?