Having your thyroid removed means that your body must rely on synthetic thyroid hormones as they are no longer able to be produced by your body. Having said this, you would have been put on a replacement hormone called Levothyroxine, which is the generic name, in order to treat hypothyroidism. A major symptom of hypothyroidism is fatigue, along with several other symptoms. Fatigue may be the one symptom you are experiencing.
It is quite common for the correct dosage to be found to fit an individual. The standard dose for one person very well may not work for another. For this reason you should return to your doctor or endocrinologist to have a full thyroid screening to see where your numbers are. This very well may show that your dose is too low. It is also important to note that it is common for people to have to adjust their dose several times throughout their lifetime.
Another thing to consider is that your body may not be converting T4 to T3 correctly. T3 is actually the more active hormone in the body. T4 is converted to T3 by the body before actually being used. The replacement hormone you are taking (if you are infact taking Levothyroxine) is only T4. Again, you should ask your endocrinologist to have a look at this. There are some natural supplements that can stimulate this conversion if there are issues.
I hope this is of some help. Give yourself a little time to find the correct dose. If after this there are still problems with fatigue, ask your doctor for a thorough check up.
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