Synthroid and Chest pain - from FDA reports
Chest pain 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 Lasix, and have Hypothyroidism. This review analyzes which people have Chest pain with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 137,091 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 01, 2017
137,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 5,995 people (4.37%) have Chest Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Chest Pain *:
- < 1 month: 33.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.64 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.22 %
- 10+ years: 26.71 %
Gender of people who have Chest Pain when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 84.16 %
- male: 15.84 %
Age of people who have Chest Pain when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 1.89 %
- 30-39: 6.64 %
- 40-49: 15.19 %
- 50-59: 25.77 %
- 60+: 49.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (988 people, 16.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (542 people, 9.04%)
- Osteoporosis (436 people, 7.27%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (433 people, 7.22%)
- Thyroid Diseases (323 people, 5.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (727 people, 12.13%)
- Aspirin (613 people, 10.23%)
- Lipitor (597 people, 9.96%)
- Prilosec (511 people, 8.52%)
- Premarin (485 people, 8.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (1,743 people, 29.07%)
- Nausea (1,197 people, 19.97%)
- Fatigue (1,072 people, 17.88%)
- Stress And Anxiety (965 people, 16.10%)
- Weakness (954 people, 15.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Chest pain when taking Synthroid?
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 145,886 users)
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