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I've thyroid problem. I was using Thyroxin sodium 75mg. Recently I had test of TSH and T4 here are results (PFA) Looks like TSH is more. Could you please suggest do I need to increase the dosage to 100mg? Thanks, Radha
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Yes you need to increase thyroxin sodium dose. What is your weight ? Normally levothyroxine dose is 1.4 to 1.7 times the weight. You have vit D deficiency for that you need to take oral supplement of vit D 60k once a week for 8 weeks. It is better if you consult a diabetologist or endocrinologist in your area before increasing medication
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