Levothyroxine sodium and Agitation - from FDA reports
Agitation is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Agitation with Levothyroxine sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 71,541 people who have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 14, 2017
71,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 837 people (1.17%) have Agitation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levothyroxine Sodium when people have Agitation *:
- < 1 month: 46.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 23.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Agitation when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- female: 75.49 %
- male: 24.51 %
Age of people who have Agitation when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.72 %
- 2-9: 0.86 %
- 10-19: 1.72 %
- 20-29: 2.72 %
- 30-39: 4.3 %
- 40-49: 12.46 %
- 50-59: 24.21 %
- 60+: 53.01 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (114 people, 13.62%)
- Hypothyroidism (106 people, 12.66%)
- Pain (50 people, 5.97%)
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 5.97%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (43 people, 5.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (101 people, 12.07%)
- Omeprazole (76 people, 9.08%)
- Furosemide (63 people, 7.53%)
- Lorazepam (62 people, 7.41%)
- Lisinopril (54 people, 6.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (168 people, 20.07%)
- Stress And Anxiety (160 people, 19.12%)
- Confusional State (145 people, 17.32%)
- Fatigue (133 people, 15.89%)
- Nausea (119 people, 14.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Agitation when taking Levothyroxine sodium?
Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine sodium 77,719 users)
Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, quit smoking (latest reports from 80,513 Agitation patients).
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