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Review: could Synthroid cause Burning sensation?

We study 88,801 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

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,638 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Burning sensation

Burning sensation (latest reports from 121,907 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Aug, 17, 2014: 88,773 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 755 people (0.85%) have Burning Sensation. They amount to 0.62% of all the 121,878 people who have Burning Sensation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Burning sensation in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Burning sensation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Burning sensation53.85%11.54%11.54%7.69%0.00%0.00%15.38%

Gender of people who have Burning sensation when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Burning sensation89.83%10.17%

Age of people who have Burning sensation when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Burning sensation0.00%0.00%0.30%1.21%5.15%14.24%25.15%53.94%

Severity of Burning sensation when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Burning sensation50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Burning sensation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Burning sensation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (79 people, 10.46%)
  2. Thyroid disorder (44 people, 5.83%)
  3. Hypertension (44 people, 5.83%)
  4. Blood cholesterol increased (43 people, 5.70%)
  5. Depression (39 people, 5.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (147 people, 19.47%)
  2. Lasix (74 people, 9.80%)
  3. Lipitor (74 people, 9.80%)
  4. Prednisone (64 people, 8.48%)
  5. Xanax (56 people, 7.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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