Originally Posted by Violetta75
I was diagnosed with graves disease at 24. I was also hungry and couldn't keep enough calories in. What meds are you starting? I remember being put on propanolol a blood pressure med to keep my heart from beating too fast. Then I had the radio iodine and radiation. I't definitely messes up your mood and anxiety because your whole metabolic rate is high. I couldn't sleep much either. Hope you get good treatment with your doctors.
I am on a low dose methimazole. My heart and blood pressure have been barely affected and are in normal range. I currently take low dose mirtazipine and Seroquel which is helping me sleep and keep weight on.