THYROID TREATMENT PROGRAM
(Thyroid Disorder and Symptoms Treatment)
We offer thyroid gland disorder treatment by thoroughly investigating thyroid disease problems and their symptoms.
Our Thyroid treatment care plan is customized to each client's needs and unique lifestyle to ensure compliance with the treatment plan and improvement in their quality of life.
Thyroid Disease and Treatment Options
The thyroid gland plays a vital role in regulating various bodily functions by producing hormones that help control metabolism. Thyroid diseases occur when the thyroid gland becomes either overactive (hyperthyroidism) or underactive (hypothyroidism). These conditions can have significant impacts on a person's overall health and well-being. Understanding thyroid disease and the available treatment options is crucial for effective management.
Hypothyroidism: Hypothyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland fails to produce enough thyroid hormones. Common causes include an autoimmune condition called Hashimoto's thyroiditis, thyroid surgery, radiation therapy, or certain medications. Symptoms of hypothyroidism may include fatigue, weight gain, dry skin, constipation, feeling cold, depression, and muscle weakness.
Some treatment options for hypothyroidism include:
Thyroid Hormone Replacement: The primary treatment for hypothyroidism is the daily use of synthetic thyroid hormone medications. These medications are designed to replace the deficient thyroid hormones and help restore normal thyroid function. Regular blood tests are essential to monitor thyroid hormone levels and adjust medication dosage as needed.
2. Hyperthyroidism: Hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland produces an excess of thyroid hormones. The most common cause of hyperthyroidism is an autoimmune condition called Graves' disease. Other causes can include thyroid nodules, inflammation of the thyroid gland (thyroiditis), or certain medications. Symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include weight loss, rapid heartbeat, anxiety, irritability, heat intolerance, sweating, and difficulty sleeping.
Some treatment options for hyperthyroidism include:
Anti-thyroid Medications: These Medications are used to reduce the production of thyroid hormones and control the symptoms of hyperthyroidism. These medications work by blocking the synthesis of thyroid hormones or inhibiting the conversion of T4 to the more active T3 hormone. Close monitoring of thyroid function and regular blood tests are necessary while taking these medications.
Radioactive Iodine Therapy: This treatment involves ingesting radioactive iodine in the form of a capsule or liquid. The radioactive iodine is selectively taken up by the overactive thyroid cells, leading to their destruction.