This is a study of Methimazole, Levothyroxine Sodium drug interactions. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 88 people who take the same drugs and have drug interactionsfrom FDA.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 88 people who reported to have interactions when taking Methimazole, Levothyroxine Sodium are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
- Levothyroxine Sodium
Drug interactions have: Breast Malformation, Choanal Atresia, Dysmorphism, Maternal Drugs Affecting Foetus
eHealthMe real world results:
For people in general (regardless of gender or age):
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Breast Malformation||2 (2.27%)|
|Choanal Atresia (congenital disorder where the back of the nasal passage (choana) is blocked)||10 (11.36%)|
|Dysmorphism (difference of body structure that is suggestive of a congenital disorder)||4 (4.55%)|
|Maternal Drugs Affecting Foetus (chemical affecting the baby before birth taken by mother)||6 (6.82%)|
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Methimazole, Levothyroxine Sodium:
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body)||54|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||41|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||39|
|Paraesthesia (sensation of tingling, tickling, prickling, pricking, or burning of a person's skin with no apparent long-term physical effect)||36|
|Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||28|
|Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development)||24|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||24|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Methimazole, Levothyroxine Sodium:
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.
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- Join a mobile peer support group:
- group for people who take Methimazole and have Breast Malformation
- group for people who take Levothyroxine Sodium and have Breast Malformation
- group for people who take Methimazole and have Choanal Atresia
- group for people who take Levothyroxine Sodium and have Choanal Atresia
- group for people who take Methimazole and have Dysmorphism
- group for people who take Levothyroxine Sodium and have Dysmorphism
- group for people who take Methimazole and have Maternal Drugs Affecting Foetus
- group for people who take Levothyroxine Sodium and have Maternal Drugs Affecting Foetus
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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