Review: could Sutent cause Hypothyroidism?
We study 16,282 people who have side effects while taking Sutent from FDA and social media. Among them, 296 have Hypothyroidism. Find out below who they are, when they have Hypothyroidism and more.
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Sutent (latest outcomes from 16,381 users) has active ingredients of sunitinib malate. It is often used in renal cell carcinoma.
Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 130,217 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 26, 2014: 16,282 people reported to have side effects when taking Sutent. Among them, 296 people (1.82%) have Hypothyroidism. They amount to 0.23% of all the 128,791 people who have Hypothyroidism on eHealthMe.
Time on Sutent when people have Hypothyroidism * :
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Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism when taking Sutent * :
Age of people who have Hypothyroidism when taking Sutent * :
Severity of Hypothyroidism when taking Sutent ** :
How people recovered from Hypothyroidism ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Renal cell carcinoma (89 people, 30.07%)
- Metastatic renal cell carcinoma (74 people, 25.00%)
- Renal cancer (40 people, 13.51%)
- Depression (37 people, 12.50%)
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (35 people, 11.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (44 people, 14.86%)
- Omeprazole (42 people, 14.19%)
- Acetaminophen (41 people, 13.85%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 13.51%)
- Synthroid (37 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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