Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Stomach pain?
Summary: Stomach pain could be caused by Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Synthroid.
We study 32,525 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 808 have Stomach pain (Abdominal pain). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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On Apr, 11, 2014: 32,504 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 797 (2.45%) have Stomach Pain. They amount to 0.13% of all the 613,328 people who have Stomach Pain on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Stomach pain * :
|Stomach pain||87.69%||12.31% |
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Stomach pain * :
|Stomach pain||0.00%||0.70%||1.53%||7.25%||11.44%||16.60%||18.55%||44.07% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach pain||3.33%||63.33%||26.67%||6.67% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (205 people, 25.72%)
- Depression (115 people, 14.43%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (93 people, 11.67%)
- Pain (92 people, 11.54%)
- Anxiety (90 people, 11.29%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (78 people, 9.79%)
- Osteoporosis (74 people, 9.28%)
- Contraception (60 people, 7.53%)
- Insomnia (58 people, 7.28%)
- Diabetes mellitus (56 people, 7.03%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Synthroid (390 people, 48.93%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (235 people, 29.49%)
- Humira (82 people, 10.29%)
- Yasmin (70 people, 8.78%)
- Aspirin (69 people, 8.66%)
- Levoxyl (63 people, 7.90%)
- Nexium (62 people, 7.78%)
- Yaz (60 people, 7.53%)
- Ambien (57 people, 7.15%)
- Fosamax (55 people, 6.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 weeks ago):
sometimes it is worse than other times. the l-thyroxine dose not agree with me lower stomach feels like contractions, pain off and on
From this study (4 weeks ago):
On and off sharp stomach pain, middle of my stomach down to pubic bone area; lack of appetite; some mild diarrhea: some nausea: dr recommended taking zantac for nausea
From this study (7 months ago):
Have been using the above medicines and now I have hypercalcemia and high levels for hyperparathyroid. Could they be drug induced?
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