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Help, I'm Hypothyroid and I Still Don't Feel Well

An article to help you determine what your next steps should be

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Updated January 09, 2014

Help, I'm Hypothyroid and I Still Don't Feel Well

If hypothyroidism doesn't respond sufficiently to treatment, there are things you can do to help.

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For more information, see the article on Thyroid Hormone Replacement Drugs.

For more understanding of TSH values, and various thyroid drugs, and dealing with your doctors regarding these issues, there are several other articles here at the that can help you determine your next steps toward wellness.
 

  • Diagnosis: Hypothyroidism -- Answers to Some Common Questions -- This article answers key questions a newly diagnosed person with hypothyroidism typically asks, along with answers, including information on how long it takes to feel better after starting treatment, long-term health risks, whether or not you'll get a goiter, fatigue and weight gain and how to combat them, and more.
     
  • Hypothyroidism Symptoms Checklist -- You can take this checklist of risk factors and symptoms to your doctor to help get a diagnosis, or make the argument that your hypothyroid symptoms are not resolved by your current treatment.

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