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Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Dry throat?

Summary: Dry throat could be caused by Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Blood cholesterol increased, and take Synthroid.

We study 32,540 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Dry throat. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (latest reports from 128,846 patients) is typically treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Armour Thyroid.

Dry throat

Dry throat (latest reports from 14,477 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 32,504 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 43 (0.13%) have Dry Throat. They amount to 0.30% of all the 14,452 people who have Dry Throat on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dry throat in hypothyroidism reports

Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Dry throat * :

FemaleMale
Dry throat86.96%13.04%

Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Dry throat * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dry throat0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.56%20.51%12.82%66.67%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dry throat0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (12 people, 27.91%)
  2. Hypertension (12 people, 27.91%)
  3. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (8 people, 18.60%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 16.28%)
  5. Depression (6 people, 13.95%)
  6. Insomnia (4 people, 9.30%)
  7. Dyspepsia (4 people, 9.30%)
  8. Arthritis (4 people, 9.30%)
  9. Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 6.98%)
  10. Obesity (3 people, 6.98%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Synthroid (24 people, 55.81%)
  2. Spiriva (10 people, 23.26%)
  3. Lipitor (9 people, 20.93%)
  4. Lasix (6 people, 13.95%)
  5. Levoxyl (6 people, 13.95%)
  6. Levothyroxine sodium (6 people, 13.95%)
  7. Prilosec (5 people, 11.63%)
  8. Aspirin (5 people, 11.63%)
  9. Ambien (5 people, 11.63%)
  10. Coumadin (4 people, 9.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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