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Had thyroid for the past 2 years, been taking thyroxine 25 mg since then. Latest test report T3 0.99 ng/ml. Range 0.8 to 2 T4 6.2 ug/dl. Range 4.5 to 12.5 Us-tsh 3rd generation 9.3 mIU/mL. Range. 35 to 5.35 Since 2 years t3 and t4 were in the range only but. Us-tsh was 13.4 (2 years ago before medication) Inbetween during medication us tsh was 8.9 range And now its 9.3 Should I continue my dosage or increase it. Also the doctor seems not to give any medicine other than thyroxine 25mg is it okay?

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Had thyroid for the past 2 years, been taking thyroxine 2...
T3 t4 levels look normal the tsh is the harmone that stimulates the thyroid it is reduced so you have hypothyroidism pl continue the medicines at the present dose.
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