Review: taking Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Levothyroxine thyroid together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Levothyroxine thyroid together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Levothyroxine thyroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 584 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride

Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride has active ingredients of pseudoephedrine hydrochloride. It is often used in nasal congestion. (latest outcomes from Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 781 users)

Levothyroxine Thyroid

Levothyroxine thyroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine thyroid 750 users)

On Sep, 18, 2016

584 people who take Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride, Levothyroxine Thyroid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride and Levothyroxine thyroid drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • < 1 month: 7.0% - (1 of 13 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (4 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Levothyroxine Thyroid:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 60.0% - (6 of 10 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (11 of 11 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • female: 33.0% - (11 of 33 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
Levothyroxine Thyroid:
  • female: 60.0% - (23 of 38 people)
  • male: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Pseudoephedrine Hydrochloride:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 18.0% - (2 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
Levothyroxine Thyroid:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 30-39: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 40-49: 55.0% - (5 of 9 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)
  • 60+: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • feeling abnormal
  • sleep disorder
  • blood pressure increased
  • drug administration error
  • haemorrhagic stroke
  • insomnia
  • vasospasm
  • abdominal pain
  • agitation
  • amnesia
1 - 6 months:
  • headache
  • sinus congestion
  • complications of maternal exposure to therapeutic drugs
  • gastroschisis
  • maternal drugs affecting foetus
  • abdominal pain
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • cholelithiasis
  • dysphasia
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
6 - 12 months:
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • agitation
  • amnesia
  • confusional state
  • physical assault
  • speech disorder
  • anxiety
  • hair loss
  • heart palpitations
  • heart rate increased
1 - 2 years:
  • chronic depression
  • dark circles under eyes
2 - 5 years:
  • insomnia
  • palpitations
  • anomalous pulmonary venous connection
  • atrial septal defect
  • cellulitis
  • chronic kidney disease
  • collateral circulation
  • congenital anomaly
  • congenital arterial malformation
  • dark circles under eyes
5 - 10 years:
  • arrhythmia
  • arteriosclerosis
  • atelectasis
  • autonomic nervous system imbalance
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • colonic polyp
  • dental caries
  • diverticulum
  • dyspepsia
10+ years:
  • itching - vaginal area
  • pain of skin
  • vulvovaginal burning sensation
  • back pain
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • palpitations
  • transient ischaemic attack
  • cellulitis
  • chronic depression
  • chronic kidney disease
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • insomnia
  • sinusitis
  • osteoarthritis
  • oedema peripheral
  • abscess
  • headache

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • sinusitis
  • insomnia
  • osteoarthritis
  • headache
  • abscess
  • fatigue
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pulmonary embolism
  • atelectasis
  • injury
  • right ventricular hypertrophy
  • insomnia
  • atrial septal defect
  • left ventricular dysfunction
  • nausea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • jaundice neonatal
  • neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
  • apgar score low
  • apnoea
  • atrial septal defect
  • bacterial sepsis
  • bronchomalacia
  • bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • cardiac failure congestive
10-19:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • asthma aggravated
  • chest pain
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • fear
  • infusion site erythema
  • infusion site pain
20-29:
  • anxiety
  • injury
  • pain
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • bulimia nervosa
  • decreased appetite
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gallbladder disorder
  • umbilical cord around neck
  • arthralgia
30-39:
  • anxiety
  • palpitations
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • convulsion
  • pain
  • agitation
  • amnesia
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • feeling abnormal
40-49:
  • pain
  • injury
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • pyrexia
  • dysphonia
  • abscess
  • anaemia
  • bone disorder
  • deafness
50-59:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • insomnia
  • diarrhoea
  • depression
  • chest pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • sinusitis
  • anhedonia
60+:
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • osteomyelitis
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • osteoarthritis
  • cellulitis
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • aphasia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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