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Review: Synthroid and Melatonin

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Synthroid and Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 465 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Synthroid (what 93,627 Synthroid users reported?) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is used in hypothyroidism.

Melatonin (what 2,624 Melatonin users reported?) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is used in insomnia.

On Aug, 11, 2014: 446 people who take Synthroid, Melatonin are studied

Synthroid, Melatonin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)
- Melatonin (melatonin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Synthroid is effectiven/an/a50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
14.29%
(1 of 7 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
50.00%
(4 of 8 people)
77.78%
(14 of 18 people)
n/a
Melatonin is effective0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
27.27%
(3 of 11 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
37.50%
(3 of 8 people)
54.55%
(6 of 11 people)
20.00%
(1 of 5 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PruritusAntepartum HaemorrhageCoughHeadache NosOrgan FailureHypersomnia - IdiopathicInsomniaNausea
Antepartum HaemorrhageIrritabilityBrain NeoplasmTeeth Grinding And ClenchingGallbladder DisorderAlopeciaExercise Tolerance DecreasedHeadache
NasopharyngitisGastrointestinal DiscomfortMouth UlcerationMovement - UncoordinatedOsteonecrosisFibromyalgiaFatigueFatigue
Rash Maculo-papularTremorMuscle TwitchingVision BlurredCholecystitisArthritisWeight IncreasedDrug Ineffective
EffusionDizzinessDystoniaDark Circles Under EyesGallbladder CholesterolosisAnemiaDrug IneffectivePain
DysphagiaDeja VuRashSupraventricular TachycardiaLoss Of HairSpondylolisthesisArthropathyInsomnia
Subchorionic HaemorrhageMouth UlcerationInsomnia Related To Another Mental ConditionDeja VuAnxietyGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseFall
Vitamin D DeficiencyVaginal SloughingNightmares - RepeatedRashFeeling AbnormalMood SwingsDizziness
Fungal InfectionDiarrhoeaUrethral PainDystoniaUrinary IncontinenceInflammationMalaise
HypertensionHypersomniaHigh Blood PressurePtsdStomach UpsetGluten IntoleranceConvulsion

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Synthroid is effective58.14%
(25 of 43 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
Melatonin is effective30.00%
(12 of 40 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaMyelodysplastic Syndrome
HeadacheRespiratory Failure
FatigueAnal Fistula
PainMetastases To Bone
InsomniaCrohn's Disease
Drug IneffectiveDrug Ineffective
MalaiseThyroid Cancer
AnxietyBlood Creatinine Increased
ConvulsionCellulitis
FallHepatic Lesion

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Synthroid is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
15.79%
(3 of 19 people)
22.22%
(2 of 9 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
30.43%
(7 of 23 people)
36.00%
(9 of 25 people)
Melatonin is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 19 people)
0.00%
(0 of 9 people)
25.00%
(2 of 8 people)
26.09%
(6 of 23 people)
17.39%
(4 of 23 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Respiratory DistressSkin HypertrophyAnal FistulaMuscle SpasmsHeadachePruritusDrug IneffectiveNausea
VasculitisCrohn's DiseaseHypothyroidismConvulsionAnxietyInsomniaFatigue
Abdominal PainHeadacheLymphopeniaEpilepsyFatigueDyspnoeaFall
Pulmonary OedemaHaemorrhagic Cerebral InfarctionHyponatraemiaInjuryWeight IncreasedHeadacheAnxiety
Radiation InjuryConfusional StateHeadacheUrinary Tract InfectionNasopharyngitisFatigueConfusional State
Arterial Occlusive DiseaseSpastic DiplegiaDiplopiaPainDiarrhoeaGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseasePain
DehydrationPneumonia AspirationNeutropeniaDecreased AppetiteDyspepsiaRashHeadache
Cerebrovascular AccidentTransverse Sinus ThrombosisHypocalcaemiaBalance DisorderDry MouthParaesthesiaDizziness
DiarrhoeaConvulsionPyrexiaFluid RetentionSoft Tissue NecrosisNauseaDiarrhoea
ScreamingPerirectal AbscessDiabetes MellitusDizzinessWound ComplicationBlood Creatinine IncreasedAbdominal Pain Upper

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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