Age: 53 female has thyroid problems (inactive, causes wei

Patient : Age: 53 female has thyroid problems (inactive, causes weight loss) active lifestyle blood pressure good spirometry test good daily prescriptions: estradiol 1 MG daily levothyroxine 100 MG daily Lexapro 5 MG daily family history: cancer (most types) thyroid Late November 2015 started with a cough in December was diagnosed with bronchitis had that treated then it went into pneumonia symptoms got a little bit better. tried antibiotics twice didn't work ( thought infection in lungs) was tested for tuberculosis: negative tried omeprazole dr 2o mg daily didnt work.now diagnosed with chronic asthma treating with prednisone 20 milligrams 1 in the morning and one at night. On my 7th day not much improvement yet haven't had very much sleep probably 4 hours and night didn't get any sleep at all for the first 24 hours. also taking a strong inhaler once in the morning. Have only had x rays because I don't have any insurance so my doctor won't give me anything else but xrays says mucus build is very bad have a very annoying cough. would just like a second opinion
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