I’m on Thyroid Medication but Still Feel Tired/Rubbish!

Are you on thyroid medication but still don’t feel well? A lot of thyroid patients feel this way. They might even question if their thyroid medication is working at all. 

Their doctor puts them on thyroid medication and tells them they’re now adequately medicated. They may even do a blood test and tell them that their levels are ‘normal’. So then why do you still feel rubbish and still have symptoms?

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Tests You Need and Optimal Levels as a Hypothyroid Patient

As a thyroid patient, the below blood tests are recommended to get the full picture of what’s going on. If you still have symptoms, despite being on thyroid medication, explore these. If you feel well on your thyroid medication, monitor these regularly.

Basically, everyone should monitor their thyroid levels!

You may have to push your doctor or try a few different doctors before you find one who will do them. Alternatively, you could pay for them yourself if this is an option.

Click here for places you can order your own tests from. 

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