Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
OverTheHills wraps up our series of articles on this year's 12th Invest in ME International Conference (IIMEC12) in London with some reflections on her experience as a patient attending the conference for the first time.
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How important is having a decent FT4

Discussion in 'Thyroid Dysfunction' started by cb2, Jul 5, 2015.

  1. cb2

    cb2 Senior Member

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    I have been dabbling with natural thyroid for a couple years. many years ago i had an RT3 problem..but that seems to be ok know. maybe the HC has helped conversion i am not sure.

    anyway with nature throid at 3 grains I have about mid range ft3 but really low Ft4. there are 2 schools of thought on this .
    1 you need more ft4 for brain function
    2. you don't need ft4 only ft3.

    so i am in a quandary as to what to do.. i have considered adding some T4.. or increasing the Nature throid to see if i can get more of both- but i have gotten 2 different opinions from dr's and not sure what to do.

    any thoughts? thank you
     

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