Our expert says:
It is not a good idea to take supplements high in iodine like Kelp tablets when you are taking thyroid hormone treatment, which is not the case with you. The fact that your parotid glands are swollen is probably not related to taking Kelp, and the only way to find out what is causing this condition (blockage of the ducts, infection, grinding of teeth at night, etc) is to ask the dr to check them out. Also ask the dr to monitor your thyroid hormone levels to see if you still need to take the Kelp or not.
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