Thyroid Disease Forum banner

freet4

  1. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    Hey everyone, Im new to this and need some help interpreting my test results. Ive been feeling incredibly poorly for almost a year now, immediately following the epstein-barr virus. I had chronic disease of my tonsils as a result and had them removed. I fell constantly fatigued and low energy...
  2. Lab Results Discussion Boards
    Hi All, I am SO frustrated. Why would I have a high TSH (around 3.8) but also a high FreeT4 (around 1.8)? If I up my meds, my FreeT4 gets too high, and my TSH never goes below ~1.8. My FreeT3 hovers at about mid-range, or slightly above no matter what. Cytomel made me retain water, Armour...
  3. Thyroid Disease General Discussion Forum
    Hi All~ I just had new labs done after switching back to Synthroid after a completely unsuccessful attempt at Armour. Simply put, Armour didn't agree with me, and I ended up crashing harder than I ever have. I couldn't get out of bed. It was scary, and very disappointing. Anyway, here are my...
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis (Hashi's Disease) Forum
    In June I had my thyroid test and my TSH was slightly high 7.5 and my free T4 was 18. Because my TSH was high the doctor recommended I increase my levothyroxine from 50 to 75. I have just had my bloods again and my T4 has gone up to 21 and is now in the 'red' as to high and my TSH has gone up...
Top