Studies related to Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone and Iodine

Effects Of Low Dose Oral Iodide Supplementation On Thyroid Function In Normal Men

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-2 Weeks
Number of Subjects 30
Sex Male
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Supplementation of iodine for two weeks in otherwise healthy men increased TSH levels in serum, and while 500mcg was unable to influence active thyroid hormones the higher tested doses of 1,500-4,500mcg suppressed them.

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