Hypothyroidism is found among people who take Prednisone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Synthroid, and have Osteoporosis . We study 145,350 people who have side effects while taking Prednisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 594 have Hypothyroidism. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypothyroidism and more.
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Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 147,420 users)
Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea, fatigue (latest reports from 45,677 Hypothyroidism patients).
On Jul, 21, 2016
145,350 people reported to have side effects when taking Prednisone.
Among them, 594 people (0.41%) have Hypothyroidism
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Diagnosed for Narcolepsy (with Cataplexy) at 30yo, but first episode was at 8yo. At age 8, had approx 5 daytime episodes, and at 2-3 add'l at night. At 31 yo diagnosed for Severe Hypothyroidism, but distinct symptoms began at 13yo. Am now 60yo. Hypothyroidism has not worsened with age. ...
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