Q. Can thyroid nodules lower my TSH level?

Answered by
Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Jan 11, 2022

Hello doctor,

I have a thyroid nodule, and my TSH values are low. I noticed a painful swelling in the throat region one week ago.

Kindly suggest a suitable treatment.



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I have gone through your reports (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). You have hyperthyroidism. I suggest you to test your thyroid profile, CBC (complete blood count), and HbA1C (glycated hemoglobin).

If you do not have the history of diabetes, hypertension, and increased appetite then follow the medications and instructions mentioned below for 15 days.

1) Dhootapapeshwar Gandamala Kandan Ras (Shodhit Parad, Shodhit Gandhak, Tamra Bhasma, Saindhava Lavana, Mandoora Bhasma, Shodhit Guggul, Triphala Vishesh Shodhit, Shunthi, Maricha, Pippali, Kanchanar) two tablets thrice a after meals with normal water.

2) Kanchnar guggulu (Kachnar, Trifala, Trikatu, Varuna, Dalchini, Ela, Tejpatra, Guggulu ) two tablets thrice daily after meals.

3) Arogyavardhini vati (Tripala, guggulu, amala, neem) two tablet thrice daily after meals.

Avoide spicy and fried junk foods. Kindly do bhramari pranayama and ujjayi regularly.


Probable diagnosis:


Regarding follow up:

Revert after 15 days.

Hello doctor,

Thank you for the reply.

How long will it take to reduce the symptoms and nodule with these ayurvedic medicines?

Can I take allopathic medicines with ayurvedic medication?

Does gluten and dairy affect this disease?




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I have suggested medicines for 15 days. You will get positive result within 15 days. Kindly maintain patience and start medications under regular follow up. Yes, you can take allopathic or homeopathic medicines along with ayurvedic medicines if your doctors allowed. You should have one hour of gap between two medicines.


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