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Review: could Levothyroxine cause Hallucinations?

Summary: Hallucinations could be caused by Levothyroxine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Lisinopril, and have Depression.

We study 67,088 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine from FDA and social media. Among them, 286 have Hallucinations. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucinations and more.

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Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium (latest outcomes from 69,748 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Hallucinations

Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind) (latest reports from 165,248 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 67,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 287 people (0.43%) have Hallucinations. They amount to 0.17% of all the 166,945 people who have Hallucinations on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hallucinations in Levothyroxine sodium reports

Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Hallucinations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hallucinations0.00%0.00%20.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%40.00%

Gender of people who have Hallucinations when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

FemaleMale
Hallucinations71.92%28.08%

Age of people who have Hallucinations when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hallucinations1.30%0.00%0.87%0.87%4.33%13.85%14.72%64.07%

Severity of Hallucinations when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hallucinations0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hallucinations ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hallucinations0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (50 people, 17.42%)
  2. Hypothyroidism (27 people, 9.41%)
  3. Thyroid disorder (22 people, 7.67%)
  4. Hypertension (19 people, 6.62%)
  5. Parkinson's disease (18 people, 6.27%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (38 people, 13.24%)
  2. Aspirin (30 people, 10.45%)
  3. Seroquel (29 people, 10.10%)
  4. Cymbalta (28 people, 9.76%)
  5. Zoloft (27 people, 9.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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