Prefer to see fT3, fT4 TSH
How long continuous use of iodized salt?
History of citrus drinks that contain bromated vege oil?
Free T4- 0.77 Range- 0.60-1.30
Total T3- 54 Range- 79-149
TSH- 1.16 Range- 0.45-4.50
fT4=.77, should be mid-range or a bit higher which is .95 and .77 is low.
T3 should be mid-range or a bit higher, which is 114, 1.16 is low.
TSH should be near 1.0 and 1.16 looks good, but is only one part of the story.
Evaluate your overall thyroid function by checking oral body temperatures:
- when you first wake up should be 97.7-97.8, higher is OK, 97.3 is a problem.
- also check for 98.6 mid-afternoon
Please read these stickies:
- advice for new guys
- things that damage your hormones
- protocol for injections
Starvation diets and high stress or stress events can wear down your adrenals and increase rT3 that blocks fT3.
We have seen starvation diets and/or over-training wreck hormones.
Many here have low T and low thyroid function. They share many of the same symptoms.
The two can interact. So you have to issues to focus on. TRT is typically simpler to deal with than thyroid issues.
You also need:
PSA if 45+
fasting cholesterol - can be too low
PSA if 40+
IGF-1 crashed now?