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Review: Lyrica and Levothyroxine

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lyrica and Levothyroxine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,856 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Lyrica (what 66,494 Lyrica users reported?) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is used in fibromyalgia.

Levothyroxine sodium (what 69,997 Levothyroxine Sodium users reported?) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is used in hypothyroidism.

On Aug, 29, 2014: 4,856 people who take Lyrica, Levothyroxine Sodium are studied

Lyrica, Levothyroxine Sodium outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Lyrica (pregabalin)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (levothyroxine sodium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lyrica is effective0.00%
(0 of 13 people)
34.38%
(11 of 32 people)
34.62%
(9 of 26 people)
37.04%
(10 of 27 people)
48.57%
(17 of 35 people)
40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
Levothyroxine Sodium is effective75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
50.00%
(4 of 8 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
41.18%
(7 of 17 people)
62.50%
(20 of 32 people)
71.43%
(20 of 28 people)
72.13%
(44 of 61 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DizzinessWeight IncreasedDrug IneffectiveWeight IncreasedDrug IneffectiveNauseaDizzinessPain
Drug IneffectivePainWeight IncreasedDizzinessWeight IncreasedMalaiseUrinary RetentionDizziness
PainOedema PeripheralSwellingPainGait DisturbanceBurning SensationDry Eyes AggravatedNausea
Vision BlurredDrug IneffectiveVision BlurredFallBalance DisorderFallFrequent HeadachesDrug Ineffective
Oedema PeripheralSomnolenceFallVision BlurredDizzinessSleep DisorderMemory ImpairmentOedema Peripheral
FatiguePain In ExtremityDizzinessMemory ImpairmentFatigueUpper Limb FractureNauseaFatigue
Gait DisturbanceDizzinessPainFatiguePainBalance DisorderMigraineWeight Increased
Feeling AbnormalGait DisturbanceGait DisturbanceSomnolenceHypoaesthesiaDiarrhoeaConfusionDyspnoea
FallHeadacheMyalgiaDyspnoeaFibromyalgiaPainDry MouthFall
SomnolenceInsomniaDisorientationDrug IneffectiveFeeling AbnormalMuscle SpasmsAnxiety AggravatedSomnolence

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Lyrica is effective37.21%
(48 of 129 people)
32.00%
(8 of 25 people)
Levothyroxine Sodium is effective62.31%
(81 of 130 people)
76.92%
(20 of 26 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainPain
DizzinessDizziness
NauseaDrug Ineffective
FatigueOedema Peripheral
Drug IneffectiveRenal Failure Acute
Oedema PeripheralNausea
Weight IncreasedDyspnoea
FallFall
DyspnoeaFatigue
SomnolenceBack Pain

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lyrica is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
7.14%
(1 of 14 people)
21.43%
(6 of 28 people)
12.24%
(12 of 98 people)
16.07%
(18 of 112 people)
22.62%
(19 of 84 people)
Levothyroxine Sodium is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
14.29%
(2 of 14 people)
33.33%
(11 of 33 people)
25.32%
(20 of 79 people)
31.58%
(36 of 114 people)
35.23%
(31 of 88 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/aLethargyMuscle TwitchingAbdominal PainPainPainPainPain
Depressed Level Of ConsciousnessPapilloedemaNauseaNauseaOedema PeripheralNauseaDizziness
Muscle SpasmsBack PainFatigueDepressionFatigueDrug Ineffective
Visual DisturbanceVomitingArthralgiaBack PainOedema PeripheralFall
MigrainePyrexiaAbdominal PainNauseaWeight IncreasedFatigue
Condition AggravatedWeight DecreasedIntervertebral Disc ProtrusionWeight IncreasedSomnolenceNausea
Visual Field DefectParaesthesiaHeadacheAnxietyDrug IneffectiveOedema Peripheral
Wisdom Teeth RemovalPainDizzinessConvulsionDyspnoeaDyspnoea
Procedural PainInjuryHodgkin's DiseaseDizzinessDizzinessDiarrhoea
AcneLoss Of ConsciousnessDecreased AppetiteDyspnoeaAstheniaWeight Increased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • I have had crohns disease since 1990 and was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 3 years ago. I have osteoarthritis, fibromyalga, hypothyroid since 1980. I just recently started experiencing lightheadedness, dizziness, headaches,feeling faint and feeling as if i was going to be sick to my stomach all at the same time about 2 weeks ago. I am under a little stress, my cousin just passed away. I am also on 30 mg's of prednisone and have been since the end of April 2014

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Following moderate whiplash injury in a road traffic accident three years ago, symptoms of pain, exhaustion, IBS, headache, nausea have continued and my quality of life consists of work and recovering.

    Reply

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Lyrica (pregabalin) is often used to treat fibromyalgia. Levothyroxine Sodium (levothyroxine sodium) is often used to treat hypothyroidism. 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.

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