Review: could Sutent cause Hypothyroidism?
Summary: Hypothyroidism is found among people who take Sutent, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Renal cell carcinoma.
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 has active ingredients of sunitinib malate. It is often used in renal cell carcinoma. (latest outcomes from 16,382 Sutent users)
Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 49,666 Hypothyroidism patients)
On Apr, 7, 2015: 16,282 people reported to have side effects when taking Sutent. Among them, 296 people (1.82%) have Hypothyroidism.
Time on Sutent when people have Hypothyroidism * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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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