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Dr. Khalid Elnagar

Psychiatrist

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Dr. Khalid Elnagar
  • Master in Surgery & Psychiatry in Egypt
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Can high TSH levels cause depression?

High TSH levels mean that the thyroid is less active. TSH is a stimulating hormone for thyroid gland. Hypoactive thyroid can lead to depression which becomes sever in some cases READ MORE
High TSH levels mean that the thyroid is less active. TSH is a stimulating hormone for thyroid gland.
Hypoactive thyroid can lead to depression which becomes sever in some cases and even might lead to suicidal thoughts, a serious matter need to be ruled out!
Thyroid helps with metabolism and energy regulation and once affected with a disease it leavs the body in a state of hypo activity and retardation.
Somatic symptoms of hypothyroidism is quit similar to somatic symptoms of depression which include change in level of energy, appetite, and sleep patterns. However, depression can be identified in presence of sadness or lack of interest.
So, poor thyroid function can lead to depressive like symptoms and depression. The later need treatment with medication in parallel with the treatment of underlying medical condition.
Disclaimer: The previous is not intended to treat patient but to help with increasing public’s medical knowledge.