Levothyroxine sodium and Grand mal convulsion - from FDA reports


Summary

Grand mal convulsion 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 Hypothyroidism . We study 69,496 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA. Among them, 242 have Grand mal convulsion. Find out below who they are, when they have Grand mal convulsion and more.

What to expect?

If you take Levothyroxine sodium and have Grand mal convulsion, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Levothyroxine sodium and have Grand mal convulsion

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Levothyroxine Sodium

Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine sodium 75,554 users)

Grand Mal Convulsion

Grand mal convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain) has been reported by people with depression, epilepsy, convulsion, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 19,176 Grand mal convulsion patients).

On Feb, 05, 2017

69,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 242 people (0.35%) have Grand Mal Convulsion


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Levothyroxine sodium cause Grand mal convulsion?

Time on Levothyroxine Sodium when people have Grand Mal Convulsion *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Grand Mal Convulsion when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:

  • female: 81.51 %
  • male: 18.49 %

Age of people who have Grand Mal Convulsion when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.97 %
  • 10-19: 3.38 %
  • 20-29: 6.28 %
  • 30-39: 8.21 %
  • 40-49: 18.36 %
  • 50-59: 25.6 %
  • 60+: 37.2 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (42 people, 17.36%)
  • Depression (31 people, 12.81%)
  • Convulsion (16 people, 6.61%)
  • Diabetes (14 people, 5.79%)
  • High Blood Pressure (12 people, 4.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (25 people, 10.33%)
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil (21 people, 8.68%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (19 people, 7.85%)
  • Omeprazole (15 people, 6.20%)
  • Simvastatin (14 people, 5.79%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Memory Loss (26 people, 10.74%)
  • Headache (23 people, 9.50%)
  • Dizziness (23 people, 9.50%)
  • Confusional State (23 people, 9.50%)
  • Loss Of Consciousness (21 people, 8.68%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Grand mal convulsion when taking Levothyroxine sodium?

Browse all side effects of Levothyroxine sodium

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Grand mal convulsion

Grand mal convulsion

Could your condition cause Grand mal convulsion

Grand mal convulsion

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Levothyroxine sodium, Grand mal convulsion

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Levothyroxine sodium, Grand mal convulsion