Review: could Seroquel cause Hyperthyroidism?
Summary: Hyperthyroidism is found among people who take Seroquel, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Depression. We study 76,318 people who have side effects while taking Seroquel from FDA and social media. Among them, 70 have Hyperthyroidism. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyperthyroidism and more.
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Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 79,174 Seroquel users)
Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, hypothyroidism, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 8,121 Hyperthyroidism patients)
On May, 8, 2015: 76,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 70 people (0.09%) have Hyperthyroidism.
Time on Seroquel when people have Hyperthyroidism * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hyperthyroidism when taking Seroquel * :
Age of people who have Hyperthyroidism when taking Seroquel * :
Severity of Hyperthyroidism when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hyperthyroidism ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (70 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety (70 people, 100.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (70 people, 100.00%)
- Sleep disorder (70 people, 100.00%)
- Insomnia (70 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (70 people, 100.00%)
- Synthroid (70 people, 100.00%)
- Geodon (70 people, 100.00%)
- Zoloft (70 people, 100.00%)
- Ranitidine (70 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Started psych meds in May 2013. Had bad bout with acid reflux from April to November 2013. Recently stopped taking Protonix for my reflux, as it was not helping the burning mouth issue and had adverse side effects. Try to take minimal prescribed medications. Burning mouth symptoms started in December 2014 after a sinus infection and bronchitis and 2 rounds of antibiotics. Only been on thyroid medicine for 2 months.
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