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Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Bad dreams (Nightmares)?

Summary: Bad dreams is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.

We study 67,402 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 158 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.

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Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium (latest outcomes from 70,094 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Trend of levothyroxine sodium reports

Bad dreams

Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) (latest reports from 14,120 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.

Trend of Bad dreams reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 67,402 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 158 people (0.23%) have Bad Dreams.

Trend of Bad dreams in Levothyroxine sodium reports

Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Bad dreams * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bad dreams28.57%28.57%14.29%0.00%14.29%0.00%14.29%

Gender of people who have Bad dreams when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

FemaleMale
Bad dreams85.63%14.37%

Age of people who have Bad dreams when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bad dreams0.72%0.00%1.45%1.45%3.62%15.94%25.36%51.45%

Severity of Bad dreams when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bad dreams0.00%12.50%75.00%12.50%

How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bad dreams16.67%0.00%83.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (31 people, 19.62%)
  2. Anxiety (26 people, 16.46%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (25 people, 15.82%)
  4. Pain (23 people, 14.56%)
  5. Smoking cessation therapy (19 people, 12.03%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (26 people, 16.46%)
  2. Chantix (20 people, 12.66%)
  3. Trazodone hcl (18 people, 11.39%)
  4. Clonazepam (18 people, 11.39%)
  5. Cymbalta (17 people, 10.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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