Review: could Levothyroxine Sodium cause Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction)?


Summary

Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) is reported only by a few people who take Levothyroxine Sodium. We study 65,803 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction). Find out below who they are, when they have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) and more.

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Levothyroxine Sodium

Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine sodium 74,673 users)

Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction)

Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) (heartbeats that occur earlier than they should) has been reported by people with hypotension, ventricular tachycardia, foot, leg, and ankle swelling, erection problems, blockage of leg arteries (latest reports from 207 Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

65,803 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 2 people (0.0%) have Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction)


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Levothyroxine sodium cause Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)?

Time on Levothyroxine Sodium when people have Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) *:

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

Gender of people who have Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) when taking Levothyroxine Sodium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction) (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hypertension (1 person, 50.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Arthritis (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Simvastatin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Sertraline Hydrochloride (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Fish Oil (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Diltiazem Hydrochloride (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Aspirin (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Skin Rash (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hypothyroidism (1 person, 50.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Elevated Potassium (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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