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Hypo Thyroid

I was diagnosed by thyroid during my pregnancy. I was taking 25 mcg thyronorm during my pregnancy. Its now 2 months post pregnancy. Recent report shows normal level. Should I continue taking the same medicine until breastfeeding ? Or will I have to take medicines life long. ?
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
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Hello, in most of the cases of Hypothyroidism,medicines should be taken for life time , your harmones are under control because because of medicines ,if you quit then value rises again , since now your breastfeeding don't take chances , continue taking medicines . Consult your doctor before stopping any medicine.
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