You are very fortunate that your baby's low thyroid prolem has been diagnosed so early. Low thyroid in babies which is called 'hypothyroidism' used to be a serious condition. Fortunately there is cure today which is to give your baby the thyroid hormone which is called Eltroxin. This is a small price to pay for the miracle of having a normal baby. Your paediatrician will monitor her thyroid levels and it is possible that she will start producing thyroid hormones later on. In the meantime give her Eltroxin every day without fail..You are in very good hands with your paediatrician.
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