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thyroid medicine and biotin together
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thyroid medicine and biotin together

i was recently diagnosed for underactive thyroid, gained 17 pounds in 2 months. now i cant seem to get the weight off? ive started taking biotin, do you think this might help my slow matabolism? help?
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I assume you have corrected the hypothyroidism -- it may take several months to get the weight off (and lots of hard work).  I don't think biotin significantly alters metabolism.
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Biotin is involved to some degree in metabolism, so say some experts in
the nutritional field.  I personally think if so, it's minor, and part of a cluster
of things that could help.
Ref. Prevent Cancer Now/ Colgan Institute
       New Nutrition/Colgan Institute
      
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