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lybrate-user, Thanks for the query.
TSH 5.5 mU/L on treatment is a bit high. Ideally TSH should be <3 mU/L to be free from all the symptoms of hypothyroidism. It is better to increase the dose by 12,5 mcg per day (a total of 62.5 mcg/d), then check the levels again after 6 weeks to see if desired level is reached. Secondly I notice that you are having a BMI of 29.03 kg/M2 close to being grade 1 obese. This is also probably due to uncontrolled hypothyroidism. You need to look at your diet and also exercise regularly. Your ideal body weight should be 57 kgs. Thanks.
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Hello lybrate user,
Take homeopathic treatment along with thyronorm(synthetic hormone) for hypothyroidism to ensure good results.it is safe,natural and holistic way of treatment. natural homeopathy medicines like calce, natrum, etc.; are highly effective for hypothyroidism. In chronic cases, homeopathic medicine are selected individually on the basis of thorough details of patient like medical history, routine, causes, temperament etc..; such well selected remedy naturally improves the thyroid gland, balance thyroid hormones level naturally and gives complete relief and cure. Message back for online homeopathic consultation.
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