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 419 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 77,214 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 164,181 Psoriasis patients).
On Nov, 29, 2016
419 people who have Hypothyroidism and Psoriasis are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Psoriasis *:
- female: 82.01 %
- male: 17.99 %
Age of people who have Hypothyroidism and experience Psoriasis *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.25 %
- 30-39: 5.79 %
- 40-49: 10.61 %
- 50-59: 38.91 %
- 60+: 42.44 %
Severity of Psoriasis *:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 50 %
- severe: 20 %
- most severe: 30 %
Most common drugs for these people *:
- Humira (286 people, 68.26%)
- Synthroid (169 people, 40.33%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (64 people, 15.27%)
- Methotrexate (58 people, 13.84%)
- Metformin (35 people, 8.35%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Pressure (154 people, 36.75%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (122 people, 29.12%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (108 people, 25.78%)
- Depression (73 people, 17.42%)
- Diabetes (61 people, 14.56%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Drug Ineffective (79 people, 18.85%)
- Joint Pain (57 people, 13.60%)
- Rashes (42 people, 10.02%)
- Injection Site Pain (41 people, 9.79%)
- Itching (39 people, 9.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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