I was hypO for 20+ years. I was prescribed up to .250 synthroid a day. I became very lax in taking my meds for a period of over a year or so. I decided to 'get serious' and take my medication as prescribed and I think that threw me into hypErthyroidism. Doctor checked my Free T3 and Free T4 and both were mid range; however my TSH is too low. On a scale of .5 - 5.0 I registered a .16. What brought me to get my bloodwork done was a sudden onset of major anxiety and depression, weight loss (due to depression?), insomnia and a general hopeless feeling.
My question is 1. will low TSH levels cause the symptoms I mentioned and 2. what can be done (besides lowering my thyroid medication, I now take .100) to return my TSH levels to normal range?
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