Synthroid and Chest pain - from FDA reports


Summary

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 . We study 129,039 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA. Among them, 5,763 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,558 users)

Chest Pain

Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 195,952 Chest pain patients).

On Jan, 26, 2017

129,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 5,763 people (4.47%) have Chest Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Chest pain?

Time on Synthroid when people have Chest Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 30.34 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.55 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.69 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.72 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.21 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.9 %
  • 10+ years: 27.59 %

Gender of people who have Chest Pain when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 84.34 %
  • male: 15.66 %

Age of people who have Chest Pain when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.6 %
  • 20-29: 1.87 %
  • 30-39: 6.71 %
  • 40-49: 15.19 %
  • 50-59: 25.88 %
  • 60+: 49.66 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (950 people, 16.48%)
  • High Blood Pressure (522 people, 9.06%)
  • Osteoporosis (431 people, 7.48%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (421 people, 7.31%)
  • Thyroid Diseases (312 people, 5.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (701 people, 12.16%)
  • Aspirin (613 people, 10.64%)
  • Lipitor (571 people, 9.91%)
  • Prilosec (490 people, 8.50%)
  • Premarin (482 people, 8.36%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (1,663 people, 28.86%)
  • Nausea (1,154 people, 20.02%)
  • Fatigue (1,014 people, 17.60%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (928 people, 16.10%)
  • Weakness (914 people, 15.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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