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i have a underactive thyroid i take 50mg thyroxine i have been

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i have a underactive thyroid i take 50mg thyroxine i have been tired and sleeping for at least 10 t0 12 hrs a night my eyes ache and have had constiapation i had blood tests they say that they are normal (" serum free t4 level " 17.7 pmol/L ) ( "serum tsh level" 1,40 mu/l ) why do i feel like this.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for using JustAnswer. I will be glad to assist you.
It will help if you could provide some further information:
Are you having any other symptoms?
How long has this been bothering you?
Has there been any evaluation beyond the thyroid blood tests?
Do you have any chronic medical problems?
Are you taking any other chronic medicines?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

since january i have high blood pressure i only had test back today