Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Alcohol interaction?
Summary: Alcohol interaction is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Alcohol, and have Hypothyroidism. We study 67,588 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Alcohol interaction. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol interaction and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,301 Levothyroxine sodium users)
Alcohol interaction has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, personality disorder. (latest reports from 1,000 Alcohol interaction patients)
On May, 15, 2015: 67,588 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 9 people (0.01%) have Alcohol Interaction.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Alcohol interaction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Alcohol interaction||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Alcohol interaction when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Alcohol interaction||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Alcohol interaction when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Alcohol interaction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||37.50%||12.50%||37.50% |
Severity of Alcohol interaction when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Alcohol interaction||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Alcohol interaction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (3 people, 33.33%)
- Depression (2 people, 22.22%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 11.11%)
- Sleep disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
- Neck pain (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alcohol (3 people, 33.33%)
- Fluoxetine (2 people, 22.22%)
- Lorazepam (1 people, 11.11%)
- Pantoprazole (1 people, 11.11%)
- Calcium (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (9 months ago):
If i have a glass of wine or alchol I have pain near chest bone and my system does not seem to process the alchol as well since having my thyroid removed and
being on synthroid. I was pulled over and charged with a dui after consuming
2 glasses of white wine and 2 glasses of water within almost a 3 hr time spam.
From this study (4 years ago):
My blood alcohol after 4 drinks should have only been about .02; after drinking 4 glasses of wine over a 3.5 hour period (with a heavy meal). I blew a .09.
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