fT3 looks perfect and body temperatures are low. This looks like adrenal fatigue with elevated rT3 the result, blocking some of the fT3 action, lowering body temperatures and increasing TSH that is partly driving the thyroid autoimmune state. Selenium may help. She probably needs thyroid hormones. If rT3 is elevated, T4 hormone increases T4–>rT3 and makes things worse. Most doctors would fuck that up. T3 only meds are needed, and time release the best and only a compounded product in USA.
ADD meds may have been needed because of thyroid and/or cortisol.
Is this women menopausal or Peri-menopausal?
When women have a history of plucking eyebrows, this makes reading eyebrows a problem.
AM cortisol - do at 8AM or 1 hour after waking up
DHEA-S - another adrenal hormone
- perhaps a female hormone panel [including TT, FT] on day 18 of her cycle
Do we care if doctor recommends or understands iodine+selenium?
See the thyroid basics sticky noting references to:
illnesses, infections, inflammation, chronic