Synthroid and Autoimmune disorder - from FDA reports


Summary

Autoimmune disorder is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have Hypothyroidism. This review analyzes which people have Autoimmune disorder with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 137,091 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 07, 2017

137,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 70 people (0.05%) have Autoimmune Disorder


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Autoimmune disorder?

Time on Synthroid when people have Autoimmune Disorder *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Autoimmune Disorder when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 94.12 %
  • male: 5.88 %

Age of people who have Autoimmune Disorder when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.92 %
  • 20-29: 1.92 %
  • 30-39: 9.62 %
  • 40-49: 9.62 %
  • 50-59: 25.0 %
  • 60+: 51.92 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (15 people, 21.43%)
  • Depression (9 people, 12.86%)
  • Osteoporosis (6 people, 8.57%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (5 people, 7.14%)
  • Sjogren Syndrome (4 people, 5.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (11 people, 15.71%)
  • Nexium (7 people, 10.00%)
  • Neurontin (7 people, 10.00%)
  • Lasix (7 people, 10.00%)
  • Cytomel (7 people, 10.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (19 people, 27.14%)
  • Nausea (14 people, 20.00%)
  • Weakness (10 people, 14.29%)
  • Fatigue (10 people, 14.29%)
  • Joint Pain (9 people, 12.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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