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Review: taking Turmeric and Synthroid together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Turmeric and Synthroid together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Turmeric and Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Turmeric has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from 177 Turmeric users)

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 38 people who take Turmeric, Synthroid are studied

Turmeric, Synthroid outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Turmeric (turmeric)
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Turmeric is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/an/a
Synthroid is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
71.43%
(5 of 7 people)
n/a

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Turmeric is effective16.67%
(1 of 6 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
Synthroid is effective63.64%
(7 of 11 people)
100.00%
(3 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Turmeric is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 10 people)
5.26%
(1 of 19 people)
Synthroid is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
16.67%
(2 of 12 people)
31.82%
(7 of 22 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
High Blood PressureConstipationn/aAnemia - Idiopathic AplasticHigh Blood PressureSnoringHigh Blood PressureNarcolepsy
Back Pain - LowPancytopeniaFatigue - ChronicDizzinessDepressionPruritus Generalised
SyncopeSpinal StenosisHigh Blood SugarPancytopeniaFatigue
Panic Disorder With AgoraphobiaMyoclonic JerksAnemia - Idiopathic AplasticLung Neoplasm Malignant
Diverticulitis AggravatedSnoringWeight GainPeriorbital Haematoma
DepressionHypothyroidismArrhythmiaAccident
AsthmaRefluxMyoclonic JerksOedema Peripheral
Weight GainNausea And VomitingDiverticulitis AggravatedDepression
Runny NoseBipolar I DisorderAsthmaMyelodysplastic Syndrome
Short-term Memory LossHigh Blood Cholesterol And TriglyceridesPanic Disorder With AgoraphobiaBack Pain

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Periorbital HaematomaPancytopenia
DepressionMyelodysplastic Syndrome
NarcolepsyActinic Keratosis
Lung Neoplasm MalignantMemory Impairment
AccidentAsthenia
Pruritus GeneralisedRhinorrhoea
Oedema PeripheralConfusional State
High Blood PressureMuscular Weakness
FatigueLoss Of Consciousness
Back PainFall

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/an/aAstheniaUrinary Tract InfectionNarcolepsy
Influenza Like IllnessMyoclonic JerksFatigue
Gait DisturbanceBlood Glucose IncreasedLung Neoplasm Malignant
ConstipationDrug IneffectivePancytopenia
HypoglycaemiaPeriorbital Haematoma
Glycosylated Haemoglobin IncreasedPruritus Generalised
High Blood SugarOedema Peripheral
High Blood PressureDepression
High Blood Cholesterol And TriglyceridesAccident
Bipolar I DisorderDizziness

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • The kidney stones are the main problem, I drink more water than the average person that I know. The pain is just unbearable, I can't take much more

    Reply

  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • No heart issues for 20+ years after having cath ablation. Started taking a teaspoon of turmeric 2x day and after less than a week I was having severe arythemia. The only change in my habits was adding turmeric (which really helped the arthritis in my hands)

    Reply

  • From this study (11 months ago):

  • I am experiencing intentional movements when going to sleep. The movements follow what I am dreaming about.

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    Liz on May, 2, 2014:

    Tumeric gave me very bad chest pain radiating to my left arm and a migraine at the same time that came on suddenly and left as soon as the chest pain left.

    I tried putting it in milk and got the same reaction.
    I made lamb curry and ate a bit of that and it had tumeric and had the chest pain, sweating, headache.

    I tried putting it in bone broth and got very bad chest pains I went to the emergency room thinking i was having a heart attack.

    Reply

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On eHealthMe, Turmeric (turmeric) is often used to treat inflammation. Synthroid (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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