Review: Hypothyroidism and Fainting
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 26, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Fainting by studying 32,095 people who have Hypothyroidism. We analyze the Hypothyroidism patients by their gender and age, the severity of Fainting, drugs used, and common conditions other than Hypothyroidism. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Hypothyroidism is typically treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Cytomel.
Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 26, 2013: 32,061 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 327 (1.02%) have Fainting.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Fainting * :
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Fainting * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (327 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (117 people, 35.78%)
- Depression (60 people, 18.35%)
- Osteoporosis (50 people, 15.29%)
- Diabetes mellitus (30 people, 9.17%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (27 people, 8.26%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (23 people, 7.03%)
- Insomnia (21 people, 6.42%)
- Cardiac failure (20 people, 6.12%)
- Pain (20 people, 6.12%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (134 people, 40.98%)
- Synthroid (120 people, 36.70%)
- Fosamax (48 people, 14.68%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 12.84%)
- Lasix (37 people, 11.31%)
- Simvastatin (36 people, 11.01%)
- Levoxyl (31 people, 9.48%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (28 people, 8.56%)
- Coumadin (26 people, 7.95%)
- Ramipril (25 people, 7.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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