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Review: Levothroid and Rosuvastatin Calcium

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Levothroid and Rosuvastatin Calcium. It is created by eHealthMe based on 5,448 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 6, 2014: 5,448 people who reported to have interactions when taking Levothroid, Rosuvastatin Calcium are studied

Trend of Levothroid, Rosuvastatin Calcium's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (5364448)

Drug combinations in study:
- Levothroid (levothyroxine sodium)
- Rosuvastatin Calcium (rosuvastatin calcium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Levothroid, Rosuvastatin Calcium:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Asthenia (weakness)1,281
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)1,227
Arthralgia (joint pain)1,218
Diarrhoea1,040
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)1,031
Myalgia (muscle pain)1,030
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)992
Pain892
Dizziness831
Pain In Extremity702

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Levothroid, Rosuvastatin Calcium:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Myalgia (muscle pain)52
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)39
Rash (redness)26
Pain In Extremity26
Dizziness23
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased20
Insomnia (sleeplessness)19
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)18
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons)18
Depression16

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Levothroid1.32%14.47%23.68%39.47%21.05%
Rosuvastatin Calcium3.70%14.81%24.07%38.89%18.52%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased
  2. Hypertension
  3. Hypothyroidism
  4. Diabetes mellitus
  5. Depression

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Crestor
  2. Synthroid
  3. Aspirin
  4. Plavix
  5. Nexium

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Levothroid (levothyroxine sodium) is often used to treat hypothyroidism. Rosuvastatin Calcium (rosuvastatin calcium) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.

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    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?

    Reply

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