Review: could Azithromycin cause Thyroid diseases?
Summary: Thyroid diseases is found among people who take Azithromycin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Zometa, and have Neoplasm malignant.
We study 10,949 people who have side effects while taking Azithromycin from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Thyroid diseases. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid diseases and more.
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Azithromycin has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 12,357 Azithromycin users)
Thyroid diseases has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 17,568 Thyroid diseases patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 10,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 35 people (0.32%) have Thyroid Diseases.
Time on Azithromycin when people have Thyroid diseases * :
Gender of people who have Thyroid diseases when taking Azithromycin * :
|Thyroid diseases||88.57%||11.43% |
Age of people who have Thyroid diseases when taking Azithromycin * :
|Thyroid diseases||0.00%||0.00%||5.00%||0.00%||5.00%||20.00%||0.00%||70.00% |
Severity of Thyroid diseases when taking Azithromycin ** :
How people recovered from Thyroid diseases ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Neoplasm malignant (4 people, 11.43%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (2 people, 5.71%)
- Nasopharyngitis (2 people, 5.71%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 2.86%)
- Heart rate irregular (1 people, 2.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (21 people, 60.00%)
- Metronidazole (18 people, 51.43%)
- Synthroid (14 people, 40.00%)
- Fluconazole (12 people, 34.29%)
- Ambien (11 people, 31.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Azithromycin, Methylprednisolone for a 52-year old woman with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Upper Respiratory Tract Inflammation. The patient has High Blood Pressure, Back Pain - Low, Diarrhea Associated With Medications, Insomnia, Headache - Migraine Without Aura
- A study of drug interactions between Paracetamol, Azithromycin for a 35-year old man with Fever, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection. The patient has Ear Infection
- A study of side effects of Azithromycin for a 35-year old man with Pneumonia. The patient has Cough
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