Review: Zetia and Synthroid
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Zetia and Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3,264 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Zetia (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Synthroid (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
On Sep, 26, 2013: 3,264 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zetia, Synthroid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zetia (ezetimibe)
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zetia, Synthroid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zetia, Synthroid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Deep Vein Thrombosis||14|
|4||Pain In Extremity||10|
|10||Joint Range Of Motion Decreased||6|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased
- Diabetes mellitus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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- By KKCAL: Guide hgh ctical low belly weight, all signs of growth hormone deficiency
(for a 54 year old man who has Growth Hormone Deficiency, SEVERE Insuline Teolerance Test, Glucagon Stim Test, Cortisol Is Also Low, Obs Sleep Apnea Non Compliance CPAP, Belly Weight Weak Tired Fatigue Muscle Weak Confused Breathless Ness Center Head Pain Blurry Sleep Disturbance, Thyriod Hypo, Diabetic, Micro Haematuria, and takes Metformin Hydrochloride, Candesartan Cilexetil, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Pravastatin Sodium)
During Insulin Tolerance Test and Glucagon Stimulation Test which are both gold standard tests to evaluate adult growth hormones , came down at critical low like 1.0 ug/L, cortisol was also low during these tests.DHEA-S,Testosterone,IGF-1 were also low. Pain in center of head, weakness, tired,fatigu ...
(Number of patients like KKCAL: 5,705)
- By Psychogirl: I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
(for a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...
(Number of patients like Psychogirl: 13,931)
- By Iris: Blood thinners that work for atrial fib and possible interaction with low count wbc.
(for a 73 year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation,, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Apnea - Sleep Apnea Syndrome, High Blood Pressure, and takes Rivaroxaban, Prednisone, Norvasc, Toprol-xl, Levothyroxine Sodium)
Taking rivaroxaban (Xarelto)15mg.recently for my Atrial Fib. I feel depress and week since I,m taking this blood thinner, Trying only (acetaminophen arthritis pain)for my Reumathoyd Arthritis when necessary for pain, and 5m prednisone daily. Actually my WBC are very low. Taking Toprol 100mg and N ...
(Number of patients like Iris: 13,809)
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- By Deborah: Itching skin caused by taking crestor
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For painful mouth ulcers caused either by my blood pressure drug, Losartan, or my cholesterol med, Zetia, I rinsed my mouth with warm salt water. The ulcers are healed. I have other side effects but both these drugs cause similar symptoms it's impossible to tell which is causing certain side effects ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Zetia (ezetimibe) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Zetia is used in:
- Synthroid is used in:
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