Review: could Azithromycin cause Thyroid diseases?
This is a review of Thyroid diseases by studying 10,747 people who take Azithromycin. We analyze: the time on Azithromycin when people have Thyroid diseases, gender and age of these people, the severity of Thyroid diseases, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Azithromycin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Azithromycin (latest outcomes from 12,279 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Azithromycin include pain, pain exacerbated, anxiety aggravated, nausea aggravated, nausea.
Thyroid diseases (latest reports from 47,591 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 10,747 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 35 people (0.33%) have Thyroid Diseases. They amount to 0.07% of all the 47,420 people who 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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