Review: could Synthroid cause Body Overheating?


Body overheating is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 99,880 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,855 have Body overheating. Find out below who they are, when they have Body overheating and more.

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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 104,321 users)

Body Overheating

Body overheating has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, erythema multiforme, hypotension, acute kidney failure, haemoglobin decreased (latest reports from 184,104 Body overheating patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

99,880 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 2,855 people (2.86%) have Body Overheating

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Body overheating?

Time on Synthroid when people have Body Overheating *:

  • < 1 month: 17.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.71 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 21.43 %
  • 10+ years: 46.43 %

Gender of people who have Body Overheating when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 79.38 %
  • male: 20.62 %

Age of people who have Body Overheating when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.12 %
  • 2-9: 0.29 %
  • 10-19: 1.4 %
  • 20-29: 2.18 %
  • 30-39: 6.41 %
  • 40-49: 15.33 %
  • 50-59: 25.36 %
  • 60+: 48.91 %

Severity if Body Overheating when taking Synthroid **:

  • least: 33.33 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Body Overheating **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (333 people)
  • Osteoporosis (195 people)
  • Hypertension (185 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (139 people)
  • Depression (127 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (427 people)
  • Prednisone (306 people)
  • Aspirin (304 people)
  • Zometa (300 people)
  • Lipitor (295 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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