Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Cheilitis?
Summary: Cheilitis could be caused by Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Levothyroxine sodium.
We study 32,540 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 25 have Cheilitis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Hypothyroidism (latest reports from 128,816 patients) is typically treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Cytomel.
Cheilitis (infection of lips) (latest reports from 12,807 patients) has been reported by people with acne, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 32,525 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 25 (0.08%) have Cheilitis. They amount to 0.20% of all the 12,800 people who have Cheilitis on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Cheilitis * :
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Cheilitis * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (16 people, 64.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 36.00%)
- Pain (6 people, 24.00%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 16.00%)
- Essential hypertension (3 people, 12.00%)
- Respiratory tract infection (3 people, 12.00%)
- Candidiasis (3 people, 12.00%)
- Biliary cirrhosis primary (3 people, 12.00%)
- Colitis (2 people, 8.00%)
- Blood pressure (2 people, 8.00%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (11 people, 44.00%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 32.00%)
- Humira (8 people, 32.00%)
- Folic acid (5 people, 20.00%)
- Mefenamic acid (4 people, 16.00%)
- Ibuprofen (4 people, 16.00%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 16.00%)
- Vitamin d (4 people, 16.00%)
- Janumet (3 people, 12.00%)
- Januvia (3 people, 12.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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