Review: could Levothyroxine cause Burning mouth syndrome?
Summary: Burning mouth syndrome could be caused by Levothyroxine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Nexium, and have Asthma.
We study 67,088 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Burning mouth syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Burning mouth syndrome and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium (latest outcomes from 69,748 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Burning mouth syndrome
Burning mouth syndrome (pain in the mouth and burning sensation on tongue) (latest reports from 1,608 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, sleep disorder.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 67,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Burning Mouth Syndrome. They amount to 0.13% of all the 1,589 people who have Burning Mouth Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Burning mouth syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Burning mouth syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Burning mouth syndrome||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Burning mouth syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Burning mouth syndrome when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Burning mouth syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Burning mouth syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (1 people, 50.00%)
- Acid reflux (1 people, 50.00%)
- Thyroid gland removal (1 people, 50.00%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (2 people, 100.00%)
- Albuterol (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vitamin d (1 people, 50.00%)
- Humira (1 people, 50.00%)
- Multivitamin (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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