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What are natural treatments for hypothyroidism?

Alternative treatments for hypothyroidism include “natural” medication in the form of desiccated animal thyroid (Armour), usually obtained from pigs. Both T3 and T4 are contained in Armour. It also contains a chemical binder. This medication is available only by prescription and many physicians do not support its use for treating hypothyroidism.

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