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If I have a TSH 1.8 and a T4 16 what does that indicate?

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Hi if I have a TSH 1.8 and a T4 16 what does that indicate?
Hi. Dr Hayat here.  Welcome to JA.
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Hi
A slightly raised T4 and within normal range tsh but on the lower side..
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
What does this mean? All my other bloods seem normal except creatine which is 46
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Anything I need to do? I’m 35

Nothing. It's the TSH that is read first. If TSH is normal It doesn't even need doing T3 and T4. They can be ignored. Take it as normal thyroid function

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I have been taking a supplement for weight loss- please see attached. Is this dangerous?
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Said acts on T3 and T4

I'm not sure about this. Reason being they are not something approved by the FDA

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
I understand but from looking at the ingredients could this cause problems?

Let me see

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Thank you :)
They are OK to use.

Anything else I can help with?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Thank you.. sorry last thing. If creatine is 46 would you recommend taking a supplement to increase?

Not at all..

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
That’s great! You have been brilliant thank you
Best wishes. Please feel free to contact me if you have any further queries or need to follow up. I will be happy to help and guide. Have a nice day.
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