Would you have Lymphedema when you have Hypothyroidism?


Lymphedema is reported only by a few people with Hypothyroidism. We study 2 people who have Lymphedema 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)


Lymphedema (a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling of lymph node) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, deep venous thrombosis, neoplasm malignant, birth control (latest reports from 77 Lymphedema patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

2 people who have Hypothyroidism and Lymphedema are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Lymphedema when you have Hypothyroidism?

Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Lymphedema *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Lymphedema *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Severity of Lymphedema *:

  • least: 100 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Neuroendocrine Tumour (1 person, 50.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Bursitis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Breast Cancer In Situ (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Anxiety Disorder (1 person, 50.00%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Levothyroxine Thyroid (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Cyanocobalamin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Afinitor (1 person, 50.00%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Weight Gain (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Weak Pulse (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Constipation (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Breast Cancer In Situ (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Ascites (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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