Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Dizziness?
Summary: Dizziness 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 Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 67,542 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,874 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,239 Levothyroxine sodium users)
Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 162,279 Dizziness patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 67,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 2,842 people (4.21%) have Dizziness.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Dizziness * :
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Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
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How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (597 people, 21.01%)
- Hypertension (405 people, 14.25%)
- Depression (221 people, 7.78%)
- Pain (177 people, 6.23%)
- Thyroid disorder (168 people, 5.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (575 people, 20.23%)
- Furosemide (293 people, 10.31%)
- Omeprazole (280 people, 9.85%)
- Lisinopril (270 people, 9.50%)
- Simvastatin (252 people, 8.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I too have hashimoto's and hydrocephalus
I have been HYPOTHYROID since at least 18 years old, now 43, and last 2 years found out that I did test positive for Hashimotos and was told I have no thyroid left. When I was 26, I had visual disturbance and went to the ER. Was told by the neurologist that I had mild hydroencephaly, and may require a shunt. Due to lack of insurance, went years with no treatment or follow up. Now have numerous problems with Hashimotos/Hypothyroid and investigating the correlation between the Hydroencephaly and Hashimotos. Is this the only study of the two relations?
- I injected suboxone and now i feel weird this is not the first time i done it but the first time my arm is numb all over dizziness purple pinkish splotches all over my arm wat is wrong
I shot an eighth of suboxone today and now my arm is purplish and red blotches there was no pain during or after injection only numbness dizziness and I can't get my nail nd to go to white it stays red this has never happened before.
- I have an abnormal liver enzyme cyp2d6 and i am extremely sensitive to medications, are there any multivitamins/supplements that i can safely take?
I have abnormal cyp2d6 liver enzyme and have to take Tirosint thyroid medication because I react to binders in other thyroid medications. Are there any multivitamins/supplements that I can safely take?
- My daughter has congenital php and diabetes(hyperglycemia) not diagnosed until 18.with both...now 23...blood sugars are uncontrolled nothing so far is helping
All the patients I have chatted with have LOW blood sugar but mine is high. Nothing is helping it just keeps climbing. What gives?
- Can xeralto and an antihistimine cause dizziness, shortness of breath, tiredness, etc.
I also take a blood thinner, xeralto, for a-fib. I have been using a mouthwash of an antihistimine antacid mix for a day and a half.
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