Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Stuffy nose?
Summary: Stuffy nose could be caused by Hypothyroidism, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also have Hypertension, and take Synthroid.
We study 32,540 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 124 have Stuffy nose (Nasal congestion). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Hypothyroidism (latest reports from 128,836 patients) is typically treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Armour Thyroid.
Stuffy nose (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) (latest reports from 77,220 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, erection problems.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 32,504 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 124 (0.38%) have Stuffy Nose. They amount to 0.16% of all the 77,291 people who have Stuffy Nose on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Stuffy nose * :
|Stuffy nose||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Stuffy nose * :
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||19.67%||13.11%||25.41%||42.62% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stuffy nose||25.00%||0.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (45 people, 36.29%)
- Depression (24 people, 19.35%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (20 people, 16.13%)
- Pain (18 people, 14.52%)
- Prophylaxis (18 people, 14.52%)
- Vitamin supplementation (16 people, 12.90%)
- Anxiety (15 people, 12.10%)
- Osteoporosis (14 people, 11.29%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 10.48%)
- Migraine (12 people, 9.68%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Synthroid (82 people, 66.13%)
- Humira (30 people, 24.19%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (29 people, 23.39%)
- Aspirin (22 people, 17.74%)
- Folic acid (17 people, 13.71%)
- Methotrexate (17 people, 13.71%)
- Neurontin (16 people, 12.90%)
- Levoxyl (14 people, 11.29%)
- Protonix (14 people, 11.29%)
- Nexium (14 people, 11.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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