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Would you have Cough when you have Low thyroid?

Summary: Cough is found among people with Low thyroid, especially people who are female, 40-49 old, also have Hypothyroidism, and take medication Synthroid.

We study 650 people who have Cough and Low thyroid from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Low thyroid

Low thyroid (abnormally low thyroid hormone production) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Armour Thyroid. (latest reports from 49,470 Low Thyroid patients)

Cough

Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 75,650 Cough patients)

On Jan, 27, 2015: 652 people who have low thyroid and Cough are studied.

Trend of Cough in low thyroid reports

Gender of people who have low thyroid and experienced Cough * :

FemaleMale
Cough84.62%15.38%

Age of people who have low thyroid and experienced Cough * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.17%0.35%0.35%1.40%5.58%13.61%19.72%58.81%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough10.00%63.33%20.00%6.67%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (652 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hypertension (181 people, 27.76%)
  3. Osteoporosis (84 people, 12.88%)
  4. Asthma (82 people, 12.58%)
  5. Pain (82 people, 12.58%)
  6. Rheumatoid arthritis (75 people, 11.50%)
  7. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (70 people, 10.74%)
  8. Depression (70 people, 10.74%)
  9. Blood cholesterol increased (69 people, 10.58%)
  10. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (56 people, 8.59%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Synthroid (320 people, 49.08%)
  2. Levothyroxine sodium (219 people, 33.59%)
  3. Aspirin (98 people, 15.03%)
  4. Humira (96 people, 14.72%)
  5. Fosamax (90 people, 13.80%)
  6. Spiriva (66 people, 10.12%)
  7. Levoxyl (61 people, 9.36%)
  8. Lipitor (57 people, 8.74%)
  9. Nexium (46 people, 7.06%)
  10. Prednisone (41 people, 6.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    Paul on Jun, 1, 2013:

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