Review: could Synthroid cause Burning sensation?
Summary: Burning sensation is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,946 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 755 have Burning sensation. Find out below who they are, when they have Burning sensation and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,791 Synthroid users)
Burning sensation has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 23,243 Burning sensation patients)
On Dec, 31, 2014: 88,908 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 755 people (0.85%) have Burning Sensation.
Time on Synthroid when people have Burning sensation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Burning sensation||53.85%||11.54%||11.54%||7.69%||0.00%||0.00%||15.38% |
Gender of people who have Burning sensation when taking Synthroid * :
|Burning sensation||89.83%||10.17% |
Age of people who have Burning sensation when taking Synthroid * :
|Burning sensation||0.00%||0.00%||0.30%||1.21%||5.15%||14.24%||25.15%||53.94% |
Severity of Burning sensation when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Burning sensation||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Burning sensation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Burning sensation||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (79 people, 10.46%)
- Thyroid disorder (44 people, 5.83%)
- Hypertension (44 people, 5.83%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (43 people, 5.70%)
- Depression (39 people, 5.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (147 people, 19.47%)
- Lasix (74 people, 9.80%)
- Lipitor (74 people, 9.80%)
- Prednisone (64 people, 8.48%)
- Xanax (56 people, 7.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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