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 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 67,402 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 123 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 Levothyroxine sodium 70,120 users)
Ed has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.(latest reports from Ed 31,352 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 67,377 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 118 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, 17.80%)
- Erectile dysfunction (20 people, 16.95%)
- Neuralgia (16 people, 13.56%)
- Blood cholesterol (12 people, 10.17%)
- Feeling cold (12 people, 10.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (31 people, 26.27%)
- Aspirin (29 people, 24.58%)
- Amoxicillin (23 people, 19.49%)
- Nexium (18 people, 15.25%)
- Oxycontin (17 people, 14.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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