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I'm in menopause and have been recently diagnosed with Hypothyroidism, much like Oprah, I would like to know if there are any ot

By June 11, 2008 - 7:13am
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Although my thyroid appeared to be problematic, so far, all tests show nothing. But, the symptoms definitely didn't start until the onset of menopause for me.

You might see:

The Thyroid/Menopause Connection (Thyroid-Info.com)
Thyroid Disease and Menopause (WebMD.com)
Menopause or Thyroid Disease 8-Point Treatment Program

June 11, 2008 - 7:24pm

I was placed on a low dose of synthroid and go back in a month for more labs. I wanted to know if there is something other than this form of treatment perhaps a new drug that is used to treat this condition.

June 11, 2008 - 6:57pm

Hi Hoorea, Can you please provide a little more info on yor experience with menopause and hypothyroidism? Looks like your post was cut off a bit. Thanks.

June 11, 2008 - 7:58am
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