Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Anybody else with thyroid issues?

I swear I am seriously depressed. I weighed myself today and I am at 198lbs 5' 3". Just 10 under when I had my baby 3 months ago. I am already on 250 micromiligrams of synthroid. When will this weight come off?!?

Answer Question
 
treynlisa

Asked by treynlisa at 11:14 PM on Feb. 11, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

Level 20 (9,618 Credits)
Answers (1)
  • My husband, mom, and mother-in-law all take synthroid and struggle with their weight. It's going to an uphill battle, I'm sad to say. Doctor's can up your synthroid to take the weight off, but they usually won't unless you're gaining. If you're holding steady, they will tell you to diet and exercise. Try talking to the doc, but if that doesn't work, Weight Watchers has some programs tailored to thyroid problems.
    Stacipr

    Answer by Stacipr at 11:21 PM on Feb. 11, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN