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1817063 tn?1317200737

adrenal sufficience weight loss

i take hc 20 mg and T4 174 for 30 years after a toumor surgary on my head at germany , lateley altougt i am on an austere diet i cannot loose more than 4 kilos , can you advise me for example how to take the hc or something else

                       yours sincerle
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649848 tn?1534633700
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What are your actual thyroid hormone levels?  Typically, if you're still hypo, you won't be able to lose weight.  Please post results with reference ranges so we can better assess your situation.

What type of tumor surgery did you have?  Was your thyroid removed?

How long have you been on the HC?
1817063 tn?1317200737
i did not remove my thyroid , the damage was the surgery to remove a tumor in the brain , i take HC for 25 years
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