Hypothyroidism may cause Depression

Depression is one of many hypothyroidism symptoms.

Feeling sad when things aren’t going well or after a major loss is normal. However, sadness or a lack of interest in doing things that persists for no particular reason may suggest another cause. If you are suffering from depression, it may be indicative of an undiagnosed thyroid condition.

Depression Is One Of Many Hypothyroidism Symptoms.

If you suspect you are suffering from depression or have been feeling sad without a particular reason, complete the quick self-assessment below.

Quick Assessment

In the last month have you have been:

  • Experiencing low interest or pleasure in doing things?
  • Feeling down, depressed or hopeless?

If you answered “YES” to either question, you should speak to your doctor who will perform a more detailed assessment to determine the possible causes of your symptoms.

Other Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

Are you experiencing any of these other common thyroid symptoms?

Other Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

Are you experiencing any of these other common thyroid symptoms?

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