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thyroid and wt gain

my wife is54 yrs old she is having hypothyroidism  wt 100kg not responding to eltroxin 200microgram for 1yr. her bp is140/89. she is on losartone 50mg  bd ,espin 5mg od, she is not responding as expected ,particularly wt is not at all  coming down. recently she developed hypersensitivity reaction to 50mgm of oral    amoxicilln  which previously she used to take.for the reaction she developed she was given inj.pheniramine maleate and inj, dexamethasone 8 mg im. after that she showed reduction of pedal edema .how to treat her?
649848 tn?1424570775
I just responded on your other thread about the amoxycillin vs ampicllin.

What are your wife's current thyroid hormone levels?  Please post whatever test results she has, and be sure to include reference ranges, which vary lab to lab and have to come from her own lab report.

The weight issue sounds like her eltroxin dose needs to be increased, but we can't really tell without seeing her current blood work.
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