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Hyperthyroidism diet

Answered by: Dr Ramzdhan

Last Updated: May 20, 2020 5:10 AM

Anonymous 6 months

what food can a hyperthyroidism patient eat and to avoid? Is there a list, website or book that is reliable to get more information?

Dr Ramzdhan 6 months
General Practitioner

Thank you for your questions. The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) for a private consultation with our doctors.

First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding your symptoms and other health problems you might be facing. For your information, when a person has high level of thyroid hormone in the body, it is best to avoid iodinized food or food that contain iodine. This is because, iodine is a precursor for thyroid hormone. You may refer to webmd, healthline for reliable infomation regarding dietary intake of patients with hyperthyroidism.

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online for free. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.

Last Updated: Wed May 20 2020 05:10:42 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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