Levothyroxine sodium and Nausea and vomiting - from FDA reports
Nausea and vomiting 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. This review analyzes which people have Nausea and vomiting 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, 10, 2017
71,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 2,593 people (3.62%) have Nausea And Vomiting
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levothyroxine Sodium when people have Nausea And Vomiting *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12 %
- 10+ years: 10 %
Gender of people who have Nausea And Vomiting when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- female: 79.91 %
- male: 20.09 %
Age of people who have Nausea And Vomiting when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.27 %
- 2-9: 0.9 %
- 10-19: 2.31 %
- 20-29: 3.57 %
- 30-39: 6.1 %
- 40-49: 11.35 %
- 50-59: 19.08 %
- 60+: 56.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (399 people, 15.39%)
- High Blood Pressure (271 people, 10.45%)
- Depression (190 people, 7.33%)
- Pain (146 people, 5.63%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (127 people, 4.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (298 people, 11.49%)
- Omeprazole (286 people, 11.03%)
- Furosemide (216 people, 8.33%)
- Lisinopril (212 people, 8.18%)
- Simvastatin (186 people, 7.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,426 people, 54.99%)
- Diarrhea (746 people, 28.77%)
- Weakness (448 people, 17.28%)
- Dizziness (389 people, 15.00%)
- Fatigue (386 people, 14.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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