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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) is a condition where your thyroid gland doesn't produce enough hormones. It affects up to 15% of Americans, and is 6 times more common in women than men.

Untreated hypothyroidism can cause a number of health problems, including high cholesterol, heart disease, infertility and depression. A few simple blood tests can help diagnose hypothyroidism.

Diagnosing Hypothyroidism

Are you feeling especially fatigued or have unexplained weight gain? If your provider suspects that you may have hypothyroidism based on your symptoms, past medical history, and family history, they will ask you to complete an initial blood test screening for thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH).

How We Adminster TSH Tests
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Our Partner Lab

$21 (insurance accepted)

We partner with Quest Diagnostics to administer the TSH and thyroxine tests (pricing may vary in NY).

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Pricing may vary

Getting Your Lab Results
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Your Alpha Provider will contact you to discuss the results of your TSH test and next steps. If your TSH level is elevated, in combination with other risk factors, your provider will ask you to repeat the TSH and thyroxine (free T4) blood tests to confirm whether you have underactive thyroid before prescribing medication. The tests can be completed via:

Our Partner Lab

$21 (insurance accepted)

We partner with Quest Diagnostics to administer the TSH and thyroxine (free T4) tests (pricing may vary in NY).

Lab of Your Choice

Pricing may vary

Already Diagnosed with Hypothyroidism?
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We can treat you with just the initial TSH test.

Get the Treatment you Need

The standard treatment for hypothyroidism is synthetic thyroid hormone, levothyroxine. This medication is FDA-approved and shipped to you for free. Insurance is accepted.

Synthetic Levothyroxine

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Your Alpha Provider can help you find the right dose of treatment that is simple, safe, and effective.

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Learn About Hypothyroidism

Do you have hypothyroidism? What causes it and what are the risk factors?

Symptoms & Causes

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Risk Factors

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How It Works

Describe Your Symptoms

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Connect with a Medical Provider

A medical provider will review your responses and send an appropriate treatment plan. Your care is evidence-based and personalized at every visit.

Get Whole-person Care

Your care team will respond to any questions through our secure messaging platform. Then, choose to have medication shipped to you for free, or sent to your preferred pharmacy.

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