Review: taking Synthroid and Coq10 together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Synthroid and Coq10 together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Synthroid and Coq10. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,032 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 104,321 users)

Coq10

Coq10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Coq10 2,584 users)

On Aug, 19, 2016

1,032 people who take Synthroid, Coq10 are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Synthroid and Coq10 drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Synthroid:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 53.0% - (7 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 60.0% - (12 of 20 people)
  • 10+ years: 74.0% - (32 of 43 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
Coq10:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.0% - (2 of 13 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.0% - (2 of 12 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 10+ years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Synthroid:
  • female: 60.0% - (50 of 83 people)
  • male: 72.0% - (13 of 18 people)
Coq10:
  • female: 23.0% - (11 of 47 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (4 of 16 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

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: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 80.0% - (8 of 10 people)
  • 50-59: 60.0% - (20 of 33 people)
  • 60+: 62.0% - (31 of 50 people)
Coq10:
  • 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: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 30.0% - (4 of 13 people)
  • 60+: 16.0% - (6 of 36 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • headache
  • abdominal pain
  • subchorionic haemorrhage
  • vitamin d deficiency
  • bedridden
  • breakthrough pain
  • constipation
  • diarrhoea
  • drug intolerance
  • hyponatraemia
1 - 6 months:
  • headache
  • chest tightness
  • diaphoresis
  • flushing
  • hypertension aggravated
  • muscle tightness
  • nervousness
  • reactive arthritis
  • skin burning sensation
  • tachycardia
6 - 12 months:
  • change in sustained attention
  • depressed mood
  • depression
  • exhaustion
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • hallucination
  • hyponatraemia
  • irritability
  • malabsorption
  • neuropathy peripheral
1 - 2 years:
  • cough
  • anger
  • blood lead increased
  • depression
  • muscle cramps aggravated
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • bladder infection
  • blood pressure fluctuation
  • confusion
  • constipation
2 - 5 years:
  • diarrhea
  • hypothyroidism
  • limited symptom panic attack
  • loss of hair
  • anxiety
  • atrial fibrillation aggravated
  • bipolar i disorder
  • blood pressure fluctuation
  • confusion
  • cough
5 - 10 years:
  • abdominal discomfort
  • anger
  • aphagia
  • depression
  • distended abdomen
  • dizziness
  • erectile dysfunction
  • erythema multiforme
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
10+ years:
  • chest tightness
  • diaphoresis
  • flushing
  • headache
  • hypertension aggravated
  • muscle tightness
  • nervousness
  • reactive arthritis
  • skin burning sensation
  • tachycardia
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • pain
  • fall
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • malaise

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • malaise
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • rash
  • renal failure
  • flushing
  • asthenia
  • cellulitis
  • diabetes mellitus
  • oedema peripheral
  • caecitis

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • anticonvulsant drug level above therapeutic
  • blood glucose decreased
  • convulsion
  • gastroenteritis viral
  • scoliosis
  • sinus tachycardia
  • sleep apnoea syndrome
  • drug ineffective
  • endotracheal intubation complication
10-19:
  • blood pressure increased
  • cardiomegaly
  • heart rate increased
30-39:
  • colitis
  • congestive cardiomyopathy
  • dehydration
  • depression
  • emphysema
  • hepatic steatosis
  • intracardiac thrombus
  • pericardial effusion
  • renal failure
  • respiratory arrest
40-49:
  • gait disturbance
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia
  • varices oesophageal
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain in extremity
  • arthropathy
  • chest pain
  • hepatitis c
50-59:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • headache
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • constipation
  • anxiety
  • cough
  • flushing
  • neck pain
60+:
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • pain in extremity
  • malaise
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • dyspnoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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