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Posted by: sam | 2008/11/18

tests

Hi id like to find out if i should have hormone tests done..
Im on eltroxin as i had a thyroidectomy. but i still dont feel right. my periods are heavier and i have a dark clotty show about 3 days after my period. my skin is also breaking out . if I do need tests done what should i ask my G P to test for.

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Dear Sam
are you testing your thyroid hormones regularly ( 3 monthly?) It may help if you use something like Diane contraceptive, this will improve your skin and regulate your periods.
Dr Brts

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