Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Grand mal convulsion?
Summary: Grand mal convulsion is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 67,493 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 254 have Grand mal convulsion. Find out below who they are, when they have Grand mal convulsion and more.
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Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,182 Levothyroxine sodium users)
Grand mal convulsion
Grand mal convulsion (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain) has been reported by people with depression, epilepsy, convulsion, multiple sclerosis, pain. (latest reports from 17,115 Grand mal convulsion patients)
On Jan, 31, 2015: 67,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 254 people (0.38%) have Grand Mal Convulsion.
Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Grand mal convulsion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Grand mal convulsion||40.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||40.00% |
Gender of people who have Grand mal convulsion when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Grand mal convulsion||83.85%||16.15% |
Age of people who have Grand mal convulsion when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :
|Grand mal convulsion||0.00%||1.29%||2.59%||6.03%||6.47%||18.97%||26.29%||38.36% |
Severity of Grand mal convulsion when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :
How people recovered from Grand mal convulsion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (49 people, 19.29%)
- Depression (31 people, 12.20%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 6.30%)
- Convulsion (16 people, 6.30%)
- Diabetes mellitus (13 people, 5.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (28 people, 11.02%)
- Olmesartan medoxomil (25 people, 9.84%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (18 people, 7.09%)
- Omeprazole (15 people, 5.91%)
- Simvastatin (14 people, 5.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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