Would you have Metallic Taste when you have Hypothyroidism?


Metallic taste is found among people with Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Synthroid and have Hypertension. We study 422 people who have Metallic taste 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 77,070 Hypothyroidism patients)

Metallic Taste

Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, quit smoking (latest reports from 40,520 Metallic taste patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

422 people who have Hypothyroidism and Metallic Taste are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Metallic taste when you have Hypothyroidism?

Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Metallic Taste *:

  • female: 89.24 %
  • male: 10.76 %

Age of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Metallic Taste *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.3 %
  • 20-29: 2.09 %
  • 30-39: 4.48 %
  • 40-49: 15.22 %
  • 50-59: 23.58 %
  • 60+: 54.33 %

Severity of Metallic Taste *:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 41.67 %
  • severe: 58.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Hypertension (94 people, 22.27%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (60 people, 14.22%)
  • Depression (51 people, 12.09%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (38 people, 9.00%)
  • Anxiety (32 people, 7.58%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (197 people, 46.68%)
  • Levoxyl (50 people, 11.85%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (47 people, 11.14%)
  • Levothyroxine (41 people, 9.72%)
  • Vitamin D (24 people, 5.69%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Nausea (85 people, 20.14%)
  • Headache (58 people, 13.74%)
  • Fatigue (55 people, 13.03%)
  • Dry Mouth (55 people, 13.03%)
  • Dizziness (51 people, 12.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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