Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Ed (Erection problems)?
Summary: Ed is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 67,569 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 130 have Ed. Find out below who they are, when they have Ed and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,294 Levothyroxine sodium users)
Ed has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,507 Ed patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 67,569 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 120 people (0.18%) have Ed.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Ed * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ed when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Age of people who have Ed when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
Severity of Ed when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Ed ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (21 people, 17.50%)
- Erectile dysfunction (20 people, 16.67%)
- Neuralgia (16 people, 13.33%)
- Pain in jaw (12 people, 10.00%)
- Blood cholesterol (12 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (31 people, 25.83%)
- Aspirin (29 people, 24.17%)
- Amoxicillin (23 people, 19.17%)
- Nexium (18 people, 15.00%)
- Lipitor (17 people, 14.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Atenolol, Levothyroxine Sodium, Isosorbide Mononitrate, Clopidogrel, Ranexa for a 74-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Angina, Hypothyroidism, Antiplatelet Therapy, Angina - Chronic. The patient has Angina
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 33-year old woman with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. The patient has Wrinkles
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Valium, Tylenol, Dextrose 60%, Cymbalta for a 50-year old woman with Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Pain, Suicidal Thoughts, Blood Pressure Increased
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 68-year old woman with Adult Hypothyroidism. The patient has Several Hair Loss, Fatigue. Memory Lack Of Concentration, No Appetite.
- A study of drug interactions between Ventolin, Anturol, Tramadol, Hydroxyzine, Wellbutrin, Methylphenidate Hydrochloride, Omeprazole, Gabapentin, Metoprolol Succinate, Levoxyl, Trileptal, Topiramate for a 44-year old woman with Panic Attacks, Overactive Bladder, Tension Headaches, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Adhd, Gerd, Fibromyalgia, High Blood Pressure, Hypothyroidism, Bipolar. The patient has Leg And Arm Numbness (upper Arms), Exhaustion
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