Cytomel and Cystic acne - from FDA reports
Cystic acne is found among people who take Cytomel, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Synthroid, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Cystic acne with Cytomel. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,778 people who have side effects when taking Cytomel from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 10, 2017
3,778 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytomel.
Among them, 17 people (0.45%) have Cystic acne
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Cystic acne when taking Cytomel *:
- female: 94.12 %
- male: 5.88 %
Age of people who have Cystic acne when taking Cytomel *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 30.77 %
- 30-39: 23.08 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 15.38 %
- 60+: 30.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (4 people, 23.53%)
- Oedema (2 people, 11.76%)
- Thyroid Cancer (1 person, 5.88%)
- Hot Flush (1 person, 5.88%)
- Hair Loss (1 person, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Synthroid (8 people, 47.06%)
- Levoxyl (5 people, 29.41%)
- Wellbutrin Sr (4 people, 23.53%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 11.76%)
- Accutane (2 people, 11.76%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (4 people, 23.53%)
- Fatigue (4 people, 23.53%)
- Migraine (3 people, 17.65%)
- Itching (3 people, 17.65%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 17.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
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User reviews to the study
so this acne is on one side of my face my on my jawline. they keep forming , i had been off the medicine for a while and just started taking it about 3 weeks ago, it did clear up the last time but this is awful and embarrasing, they are under the skin acne and huge. smh help!!!
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