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about my med treatments

hello i am new at this treatment for thyrods i just had surgrey to remove all of my thyrods and on my 3rd week of recover i know it takes a few weeks to get the med into your body but is it normal to keep headaces and stay so tried all the time to where you dont want to do anything but sleep and i am also starting to get depressed ? i have been readed all the things everyone is asking about on this site. so i am wondering do i need to ask my dr about puting me on the cytomel t-3 alone with my 112mg. of levothyroxin? thank you .
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good morning , and thank you. i know what you mean about good days and bad,i want to get up and do things and go places but i just cannt get the enrgey to do it . i work a little bit and have to lay down for a nap , i think i need a higher dose. and thank you i found this site , and gald i did .reading all the things on here has helped me to understand a lot and i will be here forever .again thank you.
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Hi

It takes time.
I'm 4 weeks post-op and while I basically feel prety good, there are some days that are better than others. My dose is higher than yours, (.175) which some days keeps me from being tired, but there are others where all I want to do is sleep.

Be good to yourself, it takes a while to work everything out.

Hang in there, and keep reading this site. . .I know it's been a sanity saver for me!
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