Review: could Synthroid cause Chapped lips?
Summary: Chapped lips is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Accutane, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Chapped lips. Find out below who they are, when they have Chapped lips and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)
Chapped lips (cracking, fissuring, and peeling of the skin f lip) has been reported by people with acne, depression, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 1,634 Chapped lips patients)
On Feb, 13, 2015: 88,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 45 people (0.05%) have Chapped Lips.
Time on Synthroid when people have Chapped lips * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chapped lips||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Chapped lips when taking Synthroid * :
|Chapped lips||82.22%||17.78% |
Age of people who have Chapped lips when taking Synthroid * :
|Chapped lips||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||2.50%||25.00%||22.50%||40.00% |
Severity of Chapped lips when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chapped lips||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Chapped lips ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chapped lips||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (17 people, 37.78%)
- Acne (11 people, 24.44%)
- Sinusitis (7 people, 15.56%)
- Eczema (7 people, 15.56%)
- Headache (7 people, 15.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Accutane (11 people, 24.44%)
- Nexium (9 people, 20.00%)
- Topamax (8 people, 17.78%)
- Cipro (7 people, 15.56%)
- Vicodin (7 people, 15.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I took fexofenadine for a few months last year, and had oesophagus pain and problems swallowing. i had a gastroscopy eventually. but by the time i had the procedure, i had stopped the fexofenadine.
I had started the Oesophagus problems about the time I was put on Flexofenadine. I did not at the time blame this Ryhinitis drug to the digestion problems I was having. But stopped the Flezofenadine, as it did not completely help my Ryhinitis. I was put on Loretidine for the Ryhinitis, but this made me feel washed out, so after a couple,of months I changed to Benedryl with Acrivastine . My Oesophagus problems were starting to improve. Today 9 months later, Imwent to the doctor to see if there was anything else for Ryhinitis, I have been put back on Fexofenadine, worried now that my Oesophagus will start again to cause problems.
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I would like to try the Magnesium Chloride topical oil, but because of the oral MTX, I was wondering if anyone was taking/using this combination and if there were any side effects to watch for.....
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From this study (2 years ago):
bindu on Feb, 20, 2013:
I too use the same and i too have painful chapped lip... i havent found any solutions.. did you find any
Female 48 on Jan, 17, 2011:
I take Levothyroxine and I have very painful chapped lips.
What can I take to replace this drug?
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