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Has anyone ealse had weight gain after thyroid removal

been on synthroid for 3 years after having my thyroid removed and i have gained almost 40lbs that i cant lose! even diet and exercise didnt really help much and was so slow to lose i gave up and gained 15 more. i feel gross, depressed and even hate for anyone to see me that new me 3 years ago.any tips would be helpfull

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Asked by ellabo76 at 8:37 PM on Jan. 19, 2009 in Diet & Fitness

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  • I didn't have mine removed but I went through radiation and it killed it. Since then I have gained 30 pounds. I have been on my meds for 1 year. Maybe you should try ti have your dose changed or change your meds.

    Answer by 04mom07 at 8:43 PM on Jan. 22, 2009

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