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 88,994 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 93,849 Synthroid users)
Burning sensation has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 23,254 Burning sensation patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 88,973 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Thyroid, Premarin for a 70-year old woman with Overactive Thyroid, Post Menopause. The patient has Overactive Bladder
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Methylprednisolone, Cellcept, Propranolol Hydrochloride for a 70-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Vasculitis, Heart Arrythmia. The patient has Adrenaline Surges With High Bp, Heart Arrythmias - Increase
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Thyroid for a 25-year old woman with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Keloid Scar (overgrown scars left from skin injuries)
- A study of side effects of Synthroid for a 51-year old woman with Thyroidectomy. The patient has Toothaches (tooth pain)
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Cymbalta, Glumetza for a 60-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Thyroid Cancer - Papillary Carcinoma, Pain - Back, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Insomnia, Hip Pain, Back Pain
Recent Synthroid related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lyrica, Flexeril, Adderall 10, Levothyroxine Sodium, Norco for a 39-year old woman who has Cervical Spinal Stenosis
- Comparions of Meloxicam, Synthroid for a 45-year old woman who has Antiinflammatory Therapy
- Comparions of Dexilant, Aldactone, Lamictal, Viibryd, Synthroid for a 33-year old woman who has Weight Loss
- Comparions of Omeprazole Magnesium, Synthroid for a 40-year old woman who has Hypothyroidism
- Comparions of Levothyroxine Sodium, Omeprazole, Keppra for a 68-year old woman who has Confusion, Barrett's Esophagus
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