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i have a under active thyroid and find it hard to get my weight

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i have a under active thyroid and find it hard to get my weight off someone told me .
about a tablet call t6 they are ment to be good can i take them .
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 years ago.

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have you had routine thyroid blood testing recently?

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what has your TSH and T3 and T4 levels been?

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you are on 350mcg of thyroxin a day?

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Yes to both .all fine with blood test

Dr. David :

I see.

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do you know the TSH actual level you had?

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at age 56, have you had your menopause?

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have you tried to cut calories you are eating and exercising?