Levothyroxine sodium and Sexual dysfunction - from FDA reports
Sexual dysfunction is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amoxicillin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Sexual dysfunction 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 Apr, 23, 2017
71,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine Sodium.
Among them, 106 people (0.15%) have Sexual Dysfunction
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levothyroxine Sodium when people have Sexual Dysfunction *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 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 Sexual Dysfunction when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- female: 9.43 %
- male: 90.57 %
Age of people who have Sexual Dysfunction when taking Levothyroxine Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.3 %
- 30-39: 11.69 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 15.58 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (20 people, 18.87%)
- Pain In Jaw (12 people, 11.32%)
- Feeling Cold (12 people, 11.32%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (10 people, 9.43%)
- Hypothyroidism (9 people, 8.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amoxicillin (23 people, 21.70%)
- Neurontin (21 people, 19.81%)
- Aspirin (19 people, 17.92%)
- Lipitor (17 people, 16.04%)
- Zometa (16 people, 15.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (35 people, 33.02%)
- Chest Pain (35 people, 33.02%)
- Tremor (28 people, 26.42%)
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 22.64%)
- Weakness (23 people, 21.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Sexual dysfunction 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)
Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) has been reported by people with erection problems, hair loss, androgenetic alopecia, depression, high blood pressure (latest reports from 51,104 Sexual dysfunction patients).
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