Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Swollen tongue?
We study 32,791 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 (latest reports from 128,789 patients) is typically treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Armour Thyroid.
Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) (latest reports from 64,049 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Jul, 17, 2014: 32,776 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 109 (0.33%) have Swollen Tongue. They amount to 0.17% of all the 64,043 people who have Swollen Tongue on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Swollen tongue * :
|Swollen tongue||90.35%||9.65% |
Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Swollen tongue * :
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.00%||11.00%||11.00%||13.00%||63.00% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||58.33%||41.67%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypertension (44 people, 40.37%)
- Depression (22 people, 20.18%)
- Anxiety (16 people, 14.68%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 14.68%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 11.01%)
- Asthma (11 people, 10.09%)
- Pain (10 people, 9.17%)
- Hypersensitivity (9 people, 8.26%)
- Migraine (9 people, 8.26%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (8 people, 7.34%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Levothyroxine sodium (51 people, 46.79%)
- Synthroid (36 people, 33.03%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 16.51%)
- Spiriva (17 people, 15.60%)
- Cymbalta (12 people, 11.01%)
- Levoxyl (11 people, 10.09%)
- Cytomel (9 people, 8.26%)
- Singulair (9 people, 8.26%)
- Lipitor (7 people, 6.42%)
- 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.
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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