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thyroid question

has anyone had a thyroid exam? can you tell me what to expect? what medication? side effects? thank you

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Asked by Anonymous at 8:21 AM on Mar. 6, 2010 in Health

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  • I have. I ended up diagnosed with hypothyroidism. My testing consisted of a blood test to test the thyroid hormone levels. Once that was determined, I was put on 25mcg of Synthroid once a day, and yearly hormone level checks thereafter. I haven't noticed side effects from the medication.

    Answer by kittyhasclaws at 11:42 AM on Mar. 6, 2010

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