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Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Memory loss?
We study 33,040 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 546 have Memory loss. 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) (latest reports from 130,015 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.
Memory loss (latest reports from 467,146 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 33,040 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 545 (1.65%) have Memory Loss.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Memory loss * :
|Memory loss||90.34%||9.66% |
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Memory loss * :
|Memory loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.41%||3.25%||10.77%||17.68%||28.66%||39.43% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Memory loss||15.58%||55.84%||24.68%||3.90% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (120 people, 22.02%)
- Depression (91 people, 16.70%)
- Pain (60 people, 11.01%)
- Anxiety (59 people, 10.83%)
- Insomnia (57 people, 10.46%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (45 people, 8.26%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 7.34%)
- Diabetes mellitus (35 people, 6.42%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (27 people, 4.95%)
- Multiple sclerosis (27 people, 4.95%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Synthroid (235 people, 43.12%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (166 people, 30.46%)
- Levoxyl (82 people, 15.05%)
- Aspirin (63 people, 11.56%)
- Vitamin d (44 people, 8.07%)
- Fosamax (38 people, 6.97%)
- Premarin (36 people, 6.61%)
- Nexium (35 people, 6.42%)
- Lipitor (33 people, 6.06%)
- Ambien (31 people, 5.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Studies of common Hypothyroidism symptoms:
- Tiredness in Hypothyroidism (2,219 reports)
- Nausea in Hypothyroidism (1,856 reports)
- Loss Of Balance in Hypothyroidism (1,782 reports)
- Dyspnoea in Hypothyroidism (1,682 reports)
- Weakness in Hypothyroidism (1,531 reports)
- Headache in Hypothyroidism (1,491 reports)
- Drug Ineffective in Hypothyroidism (1,384 reports)
- Apprehension in Hypothyroidism (1,371 reports)
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- Blood Pressure - High in Hypothyroidism (1,328 reports)
Memory Loss related symptom studies:
- Memory Loss in Anxiety (1,896 reports)
- Memory Loss in Blood cholesterol abnormal (2,511 reports)
- Memory Loss in Blood pressure (2,604 reports)
- Memory Loss in Depression (4,543 reports)
- Memory Loss in Hypertension (2,847 reports)
- Memory Loss in Insomnolence (2,077 reports)
- Memory Loss in Ms (7,712 reports)
- Memory Loss in Osteoporosis (1,745 reports)
- Memory Loss in Pain (2,741 reports)
- Memory Loss in Quit smoking (1,784 reports)
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