Would you have Fainting when you have Hypothyroidism?


Fainting is found among people with Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Synthroid and have Hypertension. We study 576 people who have Fainting 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 (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 (latest reports from 77,089 Hypothyroidism patients)


Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, primary pulmonary hypertension (latest reports from 69,924 Fainting patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

576 people who have Hypothyroidism and Fainting are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Fainting when you have Hypothyroidism?

Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Fainting *:

  • female: 81.7 %
  • male: 18.3 %

Age of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Fainting *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.42 %
  • 10-19: 1.04 %
  • 20-29: 2.71 %
  • 30-39: 6.46 %
  • 40-49: 11.04 %
  • 50-59: 17.29 %
  • 60+: 61.04 %

Severity of Fainting *:

  • least: 22.22 %
  • moderate: 50.0 %
  • severe: 22.22 %
  • most severe: 5.56 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (204 people, 35.42%)
  • Depression (100 people, 17.36%)
  • Osteoporosis (79 people, 13.72%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (60 people, 10.42%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (50 people, 8.68%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (199 people, 34.55%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (148 people, 25.69%)
  • Fosamax (68 people, 11.81%)
  • Aspirin (55 people, 9.55%)
  • Simvastatin (44 people, 7.64%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Dizziness (132 people, 22.92%)
  • Fall (104 people, 18.06%)
  • Asthenia (83 people, 14.41%)
  • Nausea (82 people, 14.24%)
  • Hypotension (66 people, 11.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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