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Would you have Diarrhea when you have Hypothyroidism?

Summary: Diarrhea is found among people with Hypothyroidism, especially people who are female, 50-59 old, also have High blood pressure, and take medication Synthroid.

We study 1,354 people who have Diarrhea and Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Armour Thyroid. (latest reports from 49,460 Hypothyroidism patients)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Diarrhea patients)

On Jan, 12, 2015: 1,353 people who have hypothyroidism and Diarrhea are studied.

Trend of Diarrhea in hypothyroidism reports

Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Diarrhea * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea85.51%14.49%

Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Diarrhea * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea1.28%0.56%0.72%2.09%5.30%11.72%20.55%57.78%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea3.08%58.46%30.77%7.69%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (435 people, 32.15%)
  2. Depression (181 people, 13.38%)
  3. Osteoporosis (155 people, 11.46%)
  4. Anxiety (131 people, 9.68%)
  5. Blood cholesterol increased (129 people, 9.53%)
  6. Pain (109 people, 8.06%)
  7. Diabetes mellitus (105 people, 7.76%)
  8. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (100 people, 7.39%)
  9. Atrial fibrillation (98 people, 7.24%)
  10. Prophylaxis (91 people, 6.73%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Synthroid (634 people, 46.86%)
  2. Levothyroxine sodium (506 people, 37.40%)
  3. Aspirin (136 people, 10.05%)
  4. Fosamax (125 people, 9.24%)
  5. Levoxyl (116 people, 8.57%)
  6. Humira (94 people, 6.95%)
  7. Lisinopril (87 people, 6.43%)
  8. Atenolol (84 people, 6.21%)
  9. Omeprazole (79 people, 5.84%)
  10. Pradaxa (77 people, 5.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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