Some people have subtle hints of inactive thyroid while some don't. Symptoms include weight gain, hair loss, depression, change in sleep pattern and feeling cold even in hot weather. Your doctorwill perform a blood test to check hormones in your blood.
An inactive thyroid, medically known as hypothyroidism, causes a wide range of symptoms, like fatigue, weakness, depression, a constant feeling of coldness, dry skin, constipation, memory problems, and heavy periods.
There can be many different symptoms, an underactive thyroid or inactive thyroid can cause weight gain, weight loss, anxiety, infertility, hair loss, fatigue or malaise, a general weak or tired feeling.
If your thyroid is underactive or inactive, it is called hypothropidism. There are many symptoms that can clue you in to the fact that your thyroid is inactive. Some of the most common symptoms are feeling cold, weight gain, lethargic or tired, not sleeping well and unexplained aches and pains.