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Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Brown-sequard syndrome?

Summary: Brown-sequard syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Levothyroxine sodium.

We study 67,493 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Brown-sequard syndrome and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Levothyroxine sodium and have Brown-sequard syndrome >>>

 

 

 

 

Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,182 Levothyroxine sodium users)

Brown-sequard syndrome

Brown-sequard syndrome (neurological condition characterized by a lesion in the spinal cord) has been reported by people with pain, quit smoking, depression, metastases to spine, ankylosing spondylitis. (latest reports from 23 Brown-sequard syndrome patients)

On Jan, 31, 2015: 67,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Brown-sequard Syndrome.

Trend of Brown-sequard syndrome in Levothyroxine sodium reports

Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Brown-sequard syndrome * :

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Gender of people who have Brown-sequard syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

FemaleMale
Brown-sequard syndrome100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Brown-sequard syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Brown-sequard syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Severity of Brown-sequard syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :

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How people recovered from Brown-sequard syndrome ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

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Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vaccines (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Losartan potassium (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Estradiol (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Chlormadinone acetate (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Stilnox (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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