diabetes-icon

Thyroid related

My mother is 51 yrs old she is hypo thyroid and her TSH level is 6.5( ref range is .55-4.7), she is taking 50 mcg thyronorm every day but once in a week she take 100 mcg as prescribed by the doctor. She is taking this dose from last 3 months but still her results comes out more than the referal range kindly suggest what dose she need to change.
views-icons 69 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (2) on Thyroid related

doctor profile image
Dr. Nikhil Prabhu
7 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Diabetologist

INR 500 for 24 hrs

CHAT NOW
Answered
Let her take 100mcg twice in a week and repeat thyroid profile after 6 weeks.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO
doctor profile image
Dr Nikita Bothra
10 yrs. of exp | Thane | Endocrinology
Answered
Whats her weight. reconfirm if she takes the tab empty stomach ..n remains fasting for 30 mins after taking the tablet .
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO