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Re: [IPk] Help please thyroid problems

Hi Di,
The condition was picked up at my annual review, so it was diabetes 
consultant that put me on thyroxine.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Diana Maynard" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 1:21 PM
Subject: Re: [IPk] Help please thyroid problems

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> Hi Karen
> I'm a bit confused, why are you getting in touch with your diabetes 
> consultant? Surely he wasn't the one who put you on thyroxine? Shouldn't 
> you be talking to either your GP or thyroid specialist? Or is your 
> diabetes consultant also managing your thyroid condition???
> Di
> email @ redacted wrote:
>> Hi Melissa,
>> Many thanks for your reply, it all sounds quite familiar and makes me 
>> feel a little better. I have rung up the secretary of my diabetes 
>> consultant and asked her to speak to him and hopefully he might give me a 
>> call this pm. I know I am very sensitive to alot of medication, had loads 
>> of problems with statins etc, and I would feel better if they would 
>> reduce dose of thyroxine, it seems strange to me that after 8 days of 
>> taking thyroxine my levels are ok, I understood it took weeks.
>> Karen
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