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hot flashes and thyroid
My Doc recently reduced my armour thyriod meds from 150 to 120. Said my t3 was too high, t4 too low, and tsh suppressed.

I feel fine now, but my hot flashes have gotten worse.

What might the problem me?

I do not take any thing for my peri menopause.
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Go back and speak with your doctor. You might need to adjust the thyroid medication or be given additional help for the hot flashes.
Machelle M. Seibel, MD
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You know what?  I realized that my Synthroid was causing me to sweat and have hot flashes!  Here are some side effects that you are supposed to report to your doctor:

headache;

sleep problems (insomnia);

nervous or irritable feeling;

fever, hot flashes, sweating;

changes in your menstrual periods;

appetite changes, weight changes;

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