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Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Intraocular pressure increased?

Summary: Intraocular pressure increased is found among people who take Levothyroxine sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xalatan, and have Glaucoma.

We study 67,377 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Intraocular pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Intraocular pressure increased and more.

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Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium (latest outcomes from 70,083 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Trend of levothyroxine sodium reports

Intraocular pressure increased

Intraocular pressure increased (latest reports from 25,113 patients) has been reported by people with glaucoma, high blood pressure, macular degeneration, high blood cholesterol, depression.

On Oct, 29, 2014: 67,377 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 50 people (0.07%) have Intraocular Pressure Increased.

Trend of Intraocular pressure increased in Levothyroxine sodium reports

Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Intraocular pressure increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Intraocular pressure increased66.67%0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Intraocular pressure increased when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

FemaleMale
Intraocular pressure increased83.02%16.98%

Age of people who have Intraocular pressure increased when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Intraocular pressure increased0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.65%13.95%18.60%62.79%

Severity of Intraocular pressure increased when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Intraocular pressure increased100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Intraocular pressure increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Glaucoma (17 people, 34.00%)
  2. Hypertension (15 people, 30.00%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (13 people, 26.00%)
  4. Thyroid disorder (13 people, 26.00%)
  5. Osteoporosis (6 people, 12.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xalatan (16 people, 32.00%)
  2. Latanoprost (11 people, 22.00%)
  3. Trusopt (7 people, 14.00%)
  4. Timolol maleate (7 people, 14.00%)
  5. Avapro (7 people, 14.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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