Review: could Azithromycin cause Thyroid diseases?
We study 10,919 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 (latest outcomes from 12,319 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Thyroid diseases (latest reports from 49,335 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 10,917 people reported to have side effects when taking Azithromycin. Among them, 35 people (0.32%) have Thyroid Diseases. They amount to 0.07% of all the 49,370 people who have Thyroid Diseases on eHealthMe.
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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