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 10+ years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 65,804 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 234 have Grand mal convulsion. Find out below who they are, when they have Grand mal convulsion and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine sodium 75,481 users)
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 Sep, 25, 2016
65,804 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 234 people (0.36%) have Grand Mal Convulsion
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I have a variety of things wrong with me and Dr's are continually trying meds on me for my pain and arthritis to slow it down and try alot for non narcotics which are useless on me but if I have a new dr I usually humor them and try what they are pushing (let's say I have more knowledge then most pharmaceutical reps) I always do my homework on any med I take the 1 exception proved almost fatal. My dr said to take gabapentin, hadn't heard of it and usually before I inject something I research it, this is where it went horribly wrong I was on it less then 6 wks and had just been to the Dr and picked up my months scripts walked out to the parking lot and recall nothing until I woke up with my cousin and a friend who saw me go down. I must have had 6 grand Mal seizures in the parking lot but was confused and freaked and didn't want to go back in for fear of it being sent to the hospital. So I had my cousin drive me home. Since then I have no or little short term memory and it has destroyed most of my long term memory. I now have a combo of myoclonic, clinic and a tonic seizures and mostly a combo of the 3 together. I was late 30's when this happened a couple yrs back and sometimes have months of these seizures happening and not letting up. I was furious when I looked up the info on this and found its made for epilepsy but can also induce seizures because I never take a medicine that isn't being used for what it was invented, I never take things if it's a 2 or 3 or 4th thing it's being used for. Please don't take this med unless you have to. It's ruined my life by taking away memories I could be building with my family and I live in fear of when these strike.
I was prescribed pantoprazole recently and I started taking it along with levothyroxine 30 minutes before eating or taking anything else. I have noticed that I am very sleepy and can sleep for most of the day and not have enough. Is it possible that the pantoprazole has made the ...
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I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism in 2011 and started taking levothyroxine. Three years later I was diagnosed with MCTD. Can levothyroxine cause hypothyroidism and what would happen if I stop taking levothyroxine? Has anyone here stopped taking it? I currently take 88mcg levothyroxine. Thanks.
I am looking to get information on asthma related to my thyroid problems. I have my thyroid removed, receive radiation therapy and have been on Levothyroxide ever since. I'm 40 and never had asthma until this thyroid issue. Any help, information or advice would be appreciated!
I am experiencing a rash on my chest, back and stomach that is raised and red. I have switched my thyroid meds to a combo of levo and naturethroid. About two weeks after taking this combination I developed this rash. Is the medication the cause?
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