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Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Swollen tongue?

We study 33,059 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 109 have Swollen tongue. 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 130,015 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.

Swollen tongue

Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) (latest reports from 64,542 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 33,040 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 109 (0.33%) have Swollen Tongue.

Trend of Swollen tongue in hypothyroidism reports

Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Swollen tongue * :

FemaleMale
Swollen tongue90.35%9.65%

Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Swollen tongue * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swollen tongue0.00%0.00%0.00%3.00%11.00%11.00%13.00%63.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swollen tongue0.00%58.33%41.67%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (44 people, 40.37%)
  2. Depression (22 people, 20.18%)
  3. Anxiety (16 people, 14.68%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 14.68%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 11.01%)
  6. Asthma (11 people, 10.09%)
  7. Pain (10 people, 9.17%)
  8. Hypersensitivity (9 people, 8.26%)
  9. Migraine (9 people, 8.26%)
  10. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (8 people, 7.34%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Levothyroxine sodium (51 people, 46.79%)
  2. Synthroid (36 people, 33.03%)
  3. Aspirin (18 people, 16.51%)
  4. Spiriva (17 people, 15.60%)
  5. Cymbalta (12 people, 11.01%)
  6. Levoxyl (11 people, 10.09%)
  7. Cytomel (9 people, 8.26%)
  8. Singulair (9 people, 8.26%)
  9. Lipitor (7 people, 6.42%)
  10. Hydrochlorothiazide (7 people, 6.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Since Feb 2013 began to developed swollen tongue and difficulty speaking and now is more severe making my speech difficult.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Sine Feb 2013 began to developed swollen tongue and difficulty speaking and now is more severe making my speech difficult.

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