Review: taking Synthroid and CoQ10 together
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Synthroid and CoQ10 together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Synthroid and CoQ10. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 770 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
Personalized health information: on eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 66 million people have used us. 200+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Synthroid and CoQ10 >>>
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,877 Synthroid users) CoQ10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in health. (latest outcomes from 1,761 CoQ10 users)
What are the drugs
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,877 Synthroid users)
CoQ10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in health. (latest outcomes from 1,761 CoQ10 users)
On Apr, 26, 2015: 764 people who take Synthroid, CoQ10 are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)
- CoQ10 (coenzyme q - 10)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Synthroid is effective||100.00%|
(1 of 1 people)
(0 of 2 people)
(1 of 4 people)
(7 of 13 people)
(7 of 14 people)
(13 of 20 people)
(28 of 39 people)
(2 of 2 people)
|CoQ10 is effective||0.00%|
(0 of 6 people)
(2 of 14 people)
(1 of 6 people)
(3 of 9 people)
(2 of 13 people)
(4 of 10 people)
(3 of 4 people)
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Synthroid is effective||58.97%|
(46 of 78 people)
(13 of 17 people)
|CoQ10 is effective||23.91%|
(11 of 46 people)
(4 of 16 people)
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Synthroid is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||44.44%|
(4 of 9 people)
(8 of 10 people)
(19 of 71 people)
(28 of 78 people)
|CoQ10 is effective||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||37.50%|
(3 of 8 people)
(2 of 7 people)
(4 of 27 people)
(6 of 66 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Muscle Weakness||Chest Tightness||Hallucination||Erythrosis||Anxiety||Muscle Pain||Depression||Fatigue|
|Hyponatraemia||Reactive Arthritis||Night Sweats||Penicilliosis||Sleep Apnoea Syndrome||Pancytopenia||High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides||Nausea|
|Pain - Knee||Nervousness||Malabsorption||Blood Lead Increased||Night Sweats||Erythema Multiforme||Bipolar I Disorder||Pain|
|Breakthrough Pain||Diaphoresis||Depressed Mood||Muscle Cramps Aggravated||Snoring||Pulmonary Alveolar Haemorrhage||Reflux||Flushing|
|Subchorionic Haemorrhage||Headache||Neuropathy Peripheral||Anger||Ibs||Spinal Stenosis||Hypothyroidism||Fall|
|Vitamin D Deficiency||Limited Symptom Panic Attack||Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness||Depression||Muscle Pain||Sunburn||High Blood Sugar||Dizziness|
|Photophobia||Exhaustion||Vertigo||Joint Sprain||Sinus Congestion||High Blood Pressure||Headache|
|Muscle Cramps||Pain||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Nausea And Vomiting||Distended Abdomen||Fatigue - Chronic||Arthralgia|
|Vision Blurred||Hyponatraemia||Bladder Infection||Cough||Tendon Pain||Nausea And Vomiting||Pain In Extremity|
|Hypertension Aggravated||Urticaria Chronic||Pain - Knee||Sinus Arrhythmia||Joint Stiffness||Spinal Stenosis||Dyspnoea|
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Pain In Extremity||Caecitis|
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||Endotracheal Intubation Complication||Blood Pressure Increased||n/a||Anaemia||Pneumonia||Nausea||Fatigue|
|Drug Ineffective||Cardiomegaly||Fatigue||Varices Oesophageal||Fatigue||Fall|
|Heart Rate Increased||Hepatic Steatosis||Hepatitis C||Pain||Nausea|
|Congestive Cardiomyopathy||Oesophageal Haemorrhage||Neck Pain||Pain In Extremity|
|Intracardiac Thrombus||Osteonecrosis||Bone Pain||Malaise|
|Renal Failure||Cognitive Disorder||Nasal Congestion||Dyspnoea|
|Anxiety||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Atelectasis||Asthenia|
|Ventricular Fibrillation||Dehydration||Oedema Peripheral||Headache|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Get connected: join our support group of Synthroid and CoQ10 on
Do you take Synthroid and CoQ10?
- Personalize this study to your gender and age
- Write a review: share your experience of taking Synthroid and CoQ10
- Ask a question: ask patients like you a question
- Post a comment: or see what other people said about the study
- Join a related support group
Recent conversations of related support groups:
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Can these increase the rate of vision loss ib untreated glaucoma
I noticed an increase in the frequency of headaches and also a noticeable increase in vision loss after I had botox injections for what I thought were migraine headache but now think are headaches from glaucoma. I also noticed a worsening of the symptoms of bipolar affective disorder in that I have ...
- A couple weeks ago had my dosage of levothyroxine increased from 75 mcg to 88 mcg daily. for hypothyroidism! for the past week i have weird sensations. i call them flashbacks - however, i cannot ident
A couple weeks ago had my dosage of Levothyroxine increased from 75 MCG to 88 MCG daily. For Hypothyroidism! For the past week I have weird sensations. I call them flashbacks - however, I cannot identify what the flashbacks are. Just sensations in my head. Could these be appearing as a result of inc ...
- I've been taking nexium for many years and had an elevated chromogranin a of 128. could nexium make it this high?
I've been having daily abdominal pain and diarrhea for over a year. I was diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic insufficiency. My GI doctor prescribed enzymes to help digest my food better but it hasn't worked after 6 months. He ordered a chromogranin A test and it came back at 128. I'v ...
- Does long term use of oral hydrocortisone cause constipation and/or can it lead to ibs?
I've been on hydrocortisone and synthroid for hormone replacement for over 40 years. Within the past 10 years I've developed horrible issues with constipation and sometimes diarrehea. I went to the doctor and was diagnosed with IBS. That doesn't solve any problems because the medications for IBS ...
- Does anyone take coq10 and bystolic together?
I want to see if anyone has taken both the coq10 and bystolic together and see what, if any, reactions you may have had. I was taking crestor and have gotten off of that because I am tired all the time and felt like my metabolism had complete quit. I have been reading about coq10 to restore what I m ...
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Brintillex causeing acreiform folliculitis
Generalise itchy skin started very soon after commencing Brintellix 10mg. Area of clumping folliculitis of L shin spread to 17cm x 10cm 9 weeks after starting Brintellix. Psychiatrist thought it an acneiform reaction from Lithium and this was ceased. Over the next 2 weeks the rash spread both legs, ...
- Query fever diagnosed years later after suffering with chronic endometriosis
My difficulties in life with pain began at such a early age of 13 when I started my menstrual cycle. Suffering in silence, not realizing that severe abdominal pain and excessively bleeding with clots wasn't normal.
When I was 19 years old I was finally diagnosed with endometriosis and ...
- Another taste sufferer
Started Levothyroxin over 6 yrs. ago. Nov. 2014 I began to notice a bitter/sour taste that wouldn't go away. My taste is affected by over 50%. I can initially have some taste but as I continue to eat I loose the taste almost completely. My smell is also off. It seems to permeate my body and is al ...
- Babesia and apergilus
I was diagnosed 2014 with Babisia. For years after being in a river in BeliIze I was so sick with stuff coming out of my skin. Way back in 03' Dr sent sample away and it came back cellulose. No help for years. Now in 15' I've come up with Apergilus in my sinuses. For years I have sweated. No help. N ...
- The dangers off fluoridation
I live in an area where the water has been fluoridated for approximately 55 years and have been treated for an underactive thyroid since 1978. I have also suffered from urge incontinence since 1967 and for 4 years have also had the symptoms of skeletal fluorosis although I have not been able to get ...
Comments from related studies:
From this study (2 months ago):
From this study (3 months ago):
From this study (7 months ago):
pain when walking and stairs, burning feet when laying down, hip and knee pain,headache can't sleep
At lest every other day I will hve an episode where one or more of the fingers on either hand will lock up in an outstretched position. I will not be ble to bend them without massaging them.
I have had 5 strokes 14 years ago-have osteroporosis,lupus,vasculitis, need to use walker, legs weak and clumsey-can do very little in house,difficult to walk even with walker
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is often used to treat hypothyroidism. Coq10 (coenzyme q - 10) is often used to treat health. 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:
- Synthroid is used in:
- Coq10 is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Synthroid alternatives:
- Coq10 alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.