Could Hypothyroidism cause Psoriasis - from FDA reports
Psoriasis is found among people with Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Humira and have High blood pressure. We study 407 people who have Psoriasis and Hypothyroidism from FDA. 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 77,328 Hypothyroidism patients)
Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin) has been reported by people with psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease (latest reports from 164,205 Psoriasis patients).
On Jan, 03, 2017
407 people who have Hypothyroidism and Psoriasis are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Psoriasis *:
- female: 81.73 %
- male: 18.27 %
Age of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Psoriasis *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.34 %
- 30-39: 5.35 %
- 40-49: 10.7 %
- 50-59: 38.8 %
- 60+: 42.81 %
Top co-existing conditions for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (148 people, 36.36%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (122 people, 29.98%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (106 people, 26.04%)
- Depression (72 people, 17.69%)
- Diabetes (60 people, 14.74%)
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Humira (285 people, 70.02%)
- Synthroid (166 people, 40.79%)
- Methotrexate (58 people, 14.25%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (57 people, 14.00%)
- Metformin (35 people, 8.60%)
Top symptoms for these people *:
- Drug Ineffective (79 people, 19.41%)
- Joint Pain (57 people, 14.00%)
- Rashes (41 people, 10.07%)
- Injection Site Pain (41 people, 10.07%)
- Itching (39 people, 9.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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