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Review: could Levothyroxine sodium cause Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) (Ectopic heartbeat)?

Summary: Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) is reported only by a few people who take Levothyroxine sodium.

We study 67,542 people who have side effects while taking Levothyroxine sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction). Find out below who they are, when they have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) and more.

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Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 70,239 Levothyroxine sodium users)

Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)

Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) (heartbeats that occur earlier than they should) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, asthma, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 244 Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) patients)

On Feb, 3, 2015: 67,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Levothyroxine sodium. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Pvc (premature Ventricular Contraction).

Trend of Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) in Levothyroxine sodium reports

Time on Levothyroxine sodium when people have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%

Gender of people who have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

FemaleMale
Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) when taking Levothyroxine sodium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Severity of Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) when taking Levothyroxine sodium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Pvc (premature ventricular contraction)0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hypertension (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. High blood cholesterol and triglycerides (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Pvc (premature ventricular contraction) (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Fish oil (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Simvastatin (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Spironolactone (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Diltiazem hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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