A study for a 51 year old woman who takes Synthroid - from FDA reports


Summary

36,812 females aged 51 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 51 year old female patient who has Thyroid Mass. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 11, 2017

36,812 females aged 51 (±5) who take Synthroid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Synthroid for a 51-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 51
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Thyroid Mass
  • Drugs taken:
    • Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Flushing: 282 (0.77% of females aged 51 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • fatigue
  • heart palpitations
  • breathing difficulty
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • headache
  • stress and anxiety
  • nausea
  • feeling abnormal
  • rashes
1 - 6 months:
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • heart palpitations
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • breathing difficulty
  • rashes
  • hair loss
  • stress and anxiety
  • insomnia
6 - 12 months:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • stress and anxiety
  • pain
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • high blood pressure
  • breathing difficulty
  • hair loss
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • weight increased
  • stress and anxiety
  • pain
  • hair loss
  • pulmonary embolism
  • breathing difficulty
  • rashes
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • joint pain
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • stress and anxiety
  • aseptic necrosis
  • high blood pressure
  • headache
  • weight decreased
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • breathing difficulty
  • weakness
5 - 10 years:
  • stress and anxiety
  • fatigue
  • hair loss
  • oedema peripheral
  • depression
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • rashes
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
10+ years:
  • stress and anxiety
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • hair loss
  • high blood pressure
  • weight increased
  • headache
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • weakness
  • breathing difficulty
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • diarrhea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (3,100 people, 8.42%)
  • Depression (3,095 people, 8.41%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2,482 people, 6.74%)
  • Pain (2,050 people, 5.57%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (2,026 people, 5.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (2,832 people, 7.69%)
  • Methotrexate (2,011 people, 5.46%)
  • Premarin (1,933 people, 5.25%)
  • Lipitor (1,848 people, 5.02%)
  • Nexium (1,820 people, 4.94%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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