Review: taking Flaxseed oil and Synthroid together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Flaxseed oil and Synthroid together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Flaxseed oil and Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 234 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Flaxseed Oil

Flaxseed oil has active ingredients of flaxseed oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Flaxseed oil 832 users)

Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,417 users)

On Nov, 24, 2016

234 people who take Flaxseed Oil, Synthroid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Flaxseed oil and Synthroid drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Flaxseed Oil:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Synthroid:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 87.0% - (7 of 8 people)
  • 10+ years: 84.0% - (11 of 13 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Flaxseed Oil:
  • female: 33.0% - (6 of 18 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Synthroid:
  • female: 77.0% - (21 of 27 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Flaxseed Oil:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 60+: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
Synthroid:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (11 of 11 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abdominal pain
  • abortion spontaneous
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • congestive cardiomyopathy
  • dyspnoea
  • hypotension
  • hypothermia
  • hypothyroidism
1 - 6 months:
  • abortion spontaneous
  • carbohydrate craving
  • heat cramps
  • itching scar
  • joint sprain
  • petechiae
  • short-term memory loss
  • skin injury
  • skin spots - aging
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
6 - 12 months:
  • muscle aches
1 - 2 years:
  • forgetfulness
  • pain in jaw
  • pain in limb
  • painful response to normal stimuli
  • pancreatitis chronic
  • sleep inertia
  • tinnitus
2 - 5 years:
  • colon cancer metastatic
  • hypertension
  • hypothyroidism
  • bacterial infection
  • malaise
  • oxygen saturation decreased
  • pitting oedema
  • pneumonia
  • dizziness
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
5 - 10 years:
  • colon cancer metastatic
  • hypertension
  • hypothyroidism
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • blood pressure increased
  • heartburn - chronic
  • hot flashes
  • metallic taste
  • ms
10+ years:
  • hot flashes
  • carbohydrate craving
  • heat cramps
  • itching scar
  • joint sprain
  • petechiae
  • short-term memory loss
  • skin injury
  • skin spots - aging
  • tinnitus
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • pruritus
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • paraesthesia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • drug ineffective
  • pruritus
  • headache
  • myalgia
  • depression
male:
  • dizziness
  • colon cancer metastatic
  • gait disturbance
  • hypertension
  • hypothyroidism
  • anaemia
  • blood calcium decreased
  • blood test abnormal
  • dysstasia
  • papillary thyroid cancer

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • injection site pain
  • injection site rash
  • colitis
30-39:
  • burning sensation
  • cough
  • dyspnoea
  • erythema
  • fatigue
  • pruritus
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain upper
  • adenoma benign
  • alopecia
40-49:
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • joint swelling
  • blood pressure increased
  • breast inflammation
  • cough
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • depression
  • erythema
  • eye infection
50-59:
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • myalgia
  • anaemia
  • bone disorder
  • bone pain
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • anxiety
60+:
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • headache
  • nausea
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • pruritus
  • arthralgia

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new undetected conditions when you take Flaxseed oil and Synthroid, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Pressure (35 people, 14.96%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (27 people, 11.54%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (19 people, 8.12%)
  • Depression (18 people, 7.69%)
  • Pain (15 people, 6.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you take Flaxseed oil and Synthroid?

On eHealthMe, Flaxseed oil (flaxseed oil) is often used to treat supplementation therapy. Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is often used to treat hypothyroidism. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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