A study for a 35 year old woman who takes Synthroid - from FDA reports


Summary

12,439 females aged 35 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 35 year old female patient who has Chronic Thyroiditis (hashimoto's Disease). The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 12, 2017

12,439 females aged 35 (±5) who take Synthroid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Synthroid for a 35-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 35
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Chronic Thyroiditis (hashimoto's Disease)
  • Drugs taken:
    • Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Muscle Spasm: 86 (0.69% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Constipation: 140 (1.13% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Swelling: 62 (0.5% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Joint Pain: 215 (1.73% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Fatigue: 492 (3.96% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Abdominal Pain: 293 (2.36% of females aged 35 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Weight Gain: 229 (1.84% of females aged 35 (±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:
  • heart palpitations
  • stress and anxiety
  • chest pain
  • itching
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • breathing difficulty
  • weight increased
  • urticaria
  • insomnia
1 - 6 months:
  • fatigue
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • pain
  • weight increased
  • stress and anxiety
  • chest pain
  • headache
  • breathing difficulty
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • nausea
6 - 12 months:
  • maternal exposure during pregnancy
  • headache
  • nausea
  • gestational diabetes
  • pre-eclampsia
  • premature rupture of membranes
  • feeling abnormal
  • weight decreased
  • vaginal haemorrhage
  • rashes
1 - 2 years:
  • pain
  • stress and anxiety
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • breathing difficulty
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • injury
2 - 5 years:
  • pain
  • injury
  • stress and anxiety
  • emotional distress
  • fatigue
  • heart palpitations
  • abortion spontaneous
  • loss of consciousness
  • paraesthesia
  • hair loss
5 - 10 years:
  • pulmonary embolism
  • stress and anxiety
  • pain
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • injury
  • emotional distress
  • depression
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • gallstones
10+ years:
  • stress and anxiety
  • blood thyroid stimulating hormone increased
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • drug ineffective
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • weight increased
  • nausea
not specified:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • headache
  • stress and anxiety
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • breathing difficulty
  • pulmonary embolism

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (1,100 people, 8.84%)
  • Depression (1,016 people, 8.17%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (604 people, 4.86%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (563 people, 4.53%)
  • Pain (508 people, 4.08%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (761 people, 6.12%)
  • Yasmin (715 people, 5.75%)
  • Yaz (577 people, 4.64%)
  • Zoloft (518 people, 4.16%)
  • Cymbalta (489 people, 3.93%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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