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Synthroid, Tri-sprintec for a 27-year old woman

This is a personalized study for a 27 year old female patient who has Hypothyroidism, Birth Control And Family Planning. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 70 female patients aged 27 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Synthroid (what 93,669 Synthroid users reported?) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is used in hypothyroidism.

Tri-sprintec (what 528 Tri-sprintec users reported?) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norgestimate. It is used in birth control.

What are the conditions

Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 129,831 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.

Birth control and family planning (latest reports from 134,876 patients) can be treated by Yaz, Mirena, Nuvaring, Depo-provera, Yasmin, Loestrin 24 Fe.

On Aug, 15, 2014: 70 females aged 22 (±5) who take Synthroid, Tri-sprintec are studied

Synthroid, Tri-sprintec outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 22

Gender: female

Conditions: Hypothyroidism, Birth Control And Family Planning

Drugs taking:
- Synthroid - 0.025MG (levothyroxine sodium): used for 1 - 6 months
- Tri-sprintec - 0.035MG,0.035MG,0.035MG;0.18MG,0.215MG,0.25MG (ethinyl estradiol; norgestimate): used for 1 - 6 months

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Synthroid is effectiven/a66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a
Tri-sprintec is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
100.00%
(3 of 3 people)
100.00%
(4 of 4 people)
100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/aGallbladder DisorderAbdominal PainAnxietyRapid Deep BreathingDizzinessBurpingGallbladder Disorder
Biliary DyskinesiaGallbladder DisorderOedema PeripheralDizzinessDepressionChest Wall PainCholecystitis Chronic
Cholecystitis ChronicCholecystitis ChronicPelvic Venous ThrombosisDrug Withdrawal SyndromeHypertensionBack StiffnessAbdominal Pain
Abdominal PainIntranasal NumbnessPsychological TraumaPilonidal CystDisturbance In AttentionPain
DepressionMuscle TwitchingAbnormal Weight GainMenstrual DisorderAnhedoniaCholelithiasis
Rectal HaemorrhageRashPain In ExtremityGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationHeadache
PyrexiaDrug Withdrawal SyndromeTachycardiaAnxietyVomiting
CholecystitisDystoniaDyspnoeaInjuryNausea
Pelvic PainAnhedoniaPainAnxiety
Gallbladder CholesterolosisMenstrual DisorderShort-term Memory LossInjury

* 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.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Birth Control And Family Planning
- support group for people who have Hypothyroidism
- support group for people who take Synthroid
- support group for people who take Tri-sprintec

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  • Lee on Sep, 17, 2012:

    Someone one told us tht there lamotrigine (which is not a sulfa ddrug) is put in a sulfa base, is that true.

    Reply

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