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Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Red face (Skin blushing/flushing)?

We study 32,936 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 355 have Red face (Skin blushing/flushing). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 130,407 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.

Red face

Red face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck) (latest reports from 377,209 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia.

On Sep, 11, 2014: 32,918 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 354 (1.08%) have Red Face.

Trend of Red face in hypothyroidism reports

Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Red face * :

FemaleMale
Red face74.80%25.20%

Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Red face * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Red face0.36%0.00%1.82%1.09%7.30%13.50%35.04%41.24%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Red face0.00%42.86%28.57%28.57%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (123 people, 34.75%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (109 people, 30.79%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (43 people, 12.15%)
  4. Blood triglycerides increased (42 people, 11.86%)
  5. Vitamin supplementation (37 people, 10.45%)
  6. Depression (36 people, 10.17%)
  7. High density lipoprotein decreased (32 people, 9.04%)
  8. Diabetes mellitus (28 people, 7.91%)
  9. Prophylaxis (26 people, 7.34%)
  10. Asthma (24 people, 6.78%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Synthroid (151 people, 42.66%)
  2. Niaspan (133 people, 37.57%)
  3. Levothyroxine sodium (114 people, 32.20%)
  4. Aspirin (65 people, 18.36%)
  5. Levoxyl (42 people, 11.86%)
  6. Lisinopril (39 people, 11.02%)
  7. Simcor (26 people, 7.34%)
  8. Fish oil (23 people, 6.50%)
  9. Plavix (20 people, 5.65%)
  10. Nexium (20 people, 5.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • I'm just checking my hunch about the reaction. I took the dexamethasone around 9:30 and the lortab around 12:30. By 1pm my face had started swelling and a red rash started along the laugh lines under the cheeks and started spreading rapidly. It was really hot and just looked like one giant hive. I took two Benadryl and I can't tell that it helped any at all. The redness went partially on to my neck and forehead, also my chin. I put cortisone cream on it around 7:00. Still no relief.

    Reply

  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • Rash on cheeks and a little at the top of the nose. Sometimes burns and gets hot.

    Reply

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Hypothyroidism is also known as: Adult hypothyroidism, Hypothyroid, Hypothyroids, Hypothyroidy, Low Thyroid, Myxedema, Under Active Thyroid, Under Active Thyroids, Underactive Thyroid.

Red Face is also known as: Blushing, Flushing, Skin blushing/flushing.

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