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Review: how effective is Synthroid for Overactive thyroid?

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Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Overactive thyroid. The study is based on 139 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,638 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Overactive thyroid

Overactive thyroid (latest reports from 30,931 patients) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid.

On Sep, 1, 2014: 139 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Overactive thyroid




Synthroid effectiveness for Overactive thyroid


Long term Synthroid effectiveness for Overactive thyroid

Synthroid effectiveness for Overactive thyroid (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall419375425
Long term
(1+ years)
212314625

Gender of people who take Synthroid for Overactive thyroid * :

FemaleMale
Overactive thyroid83.45%16.55%

Age of people who take Synthroid for Overactive thyroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Overactive thyroid0.00%0.72%1.44%5.76%10.07%24.46%25.18%32.37%

Who find Synthroid more effective for Overactive thyroid?

Gender of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

FemaleMale
Overactive thyroid77.22%22.78%

Age of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Overactive thyroid0.00%1.27%2.53%1.27%11.39%22.78%29.11%31.65%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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