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Posted by: Jacqui | 2007/02/22

Planning Pregnancy and hypothyroidism

Hi Doc, I recently went for a pre-pregnancy evaluation and it turned out that I have have hypothyroidism. I have since started treatment and wanted to know if it is safe to fall pregnant while on thyroid medication.

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Yes it is.

Best wishes

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Posted by: gg | 2007/02/23

Hi Sam
Het jy gesukkel om swanger te raak. en hoelank het jy probeer

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Posted by: Jacqui | 2007/02/23

Thanks Sam,you have been a great help!

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Posted by: Sam1 | 2007/02/22

Hi Jacqui

I too have hypothyrodism and take Eltroxin tablets. Currently 28wks pregnant - no problems at all - they just monitor your thyroid levels carefully

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