Hypothyroidism Symptoms Checklist

Below are some of the more common hypothyroidism symptoms. If you suffer from some or all of these, consider getting tested for hypothyroidism and Hashimoto’s.


  • Fatigue
  • Low body temperature (below 97.5F)
  • Slow breathing and pulse
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Lightheadedness
  • Difficulty swallowing/tightness around the neck
  • Modest weight gain
  • Cold intolerance
  • Excessive sleepiness
  • Dry, coarse hair
  • Hair loss, especially in the front
  • Sparse eyebrows, especially on top
  • Puffiness around the eyes and face
  • Constipation
  • Dry, patchy skin
  • Orange palms and soles
  • Muscle cramps
  • Joint pain
  • Increased cholesterol levels
  • Aches and pains
  • Swelling of the legs
  • Blurred vision
  • Paresthesia (numbness and tingling)
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Abnormal or heavy menstrual cycles
  • Decreased libido
  • Fluid retention
  • Hoarseness
  • Infertility
  • Frequent infections, colds, flu



    • Decreased concentration
    • Irritability
    • Mood swings
    • Mental fog
    • Impaired memory
    • Confusion
    • Feeling like going crazy
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Difficulty coping
    • Losing interest in normal activities

Here’s an illustration detailing some of the most common hypothyroidism symptoms:

Hypothyroidism symptoms

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