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thyroid peoblem....i think?

I have a TSH level of 0.86, and my T4 is 8.8 and my T3 Free is 2.6 and my T3 total is 88, and I am always tired, i can get about 10 hours a sleep a night and still wake up tired. I go to the gym at least 3-4 a weeks and work out (when i have the energy, most of the time i just force myself to go even when i do not have any energy) and I am in the weight watchers program, and I have still have a problem loosing weight, matter of fact I have gained 3 pounds recently. I have an appt. with my doctor in a few weeks so I am not sure if my thyroid levels are considered normal with the symptoms that I am having. And my blood pressure just recently started to rise about 10 numbers. If anyone has any information of thyroid of anything like that please let me know, thank you.
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Hi msthang664,
Lab values vary from lab to lab because they use different methods to test for everything.
But generally the TSH is about 0.5-5.5
The T4 is 4.5-12.5 and the total T3 is 80-220. the T3 to total T3/T4 ratio should be 20:1
Your values low normal but the ration is low. You symptoms sound like hypothyroidism though. My husband gets really tired if his is only a tiny bit low. So, it is possible that yours is low enough to cause symptoms.
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