Low Carb Friends  
Netrition.com - Tools - Recipes - Home

Go Back   Low Carb Friends > Health Support Groups > Thyroid
Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Forum Jump
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 08-11-2016, 04:46 AM   #1
Major LCF Poster!
vanilla_latte's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Right here :)
Posts: 2,295
Gallery: vanilla_latte
Stats: Weigh/Too/Much!
Start Date: Which time?
Endo and TSH

Why would an endocrinologist be satisfied with just TSH?

My GP is the one who put me on Synthroid. Went to see an endo and he added Cytomel (5mcg, twice a day). He hasn't done blood work as I had just had done with the GP prior to seeing him. But I do know he says TSH tells him all he needs to know. I found that odd going by what all I've learned so far.

I'm tempted to see if my GP will switch me to branded Synthroid. I started it almost a year ago and even with the Cytomel added, feel no difference.

"One way to begin to see how vastly indulgent we usually are is to fast. One finds out what an astonishing amount of time is spent in the planning, purchasing, preparing, eating, and cleaning up of meals."
- Elisabeth Elliot

vanilla_latte is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:29 PM.

Copyright ©1999-2017 Netrition, Inc. All rights reserved. - Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
LowCarbFriends® is a registered mark of Netrition, Inc.