Review: could Synthroid cause Chest pain?
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 Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 89,006 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,479 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,858 Synthroid users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,865 Chest pain patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 4,480 people (5.03%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Synthroid when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||24.18%||21.43%||3.30%||11.54%||7.69%||8.24%||23.63% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Synthroid * :
|Chest pain||84.04%||15.96% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Synthroid * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.58%||1.97%||7.02%||15.34%||26.21%||48.88% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||20.00%||53.33%||26.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (792 people, 17.68%)
- Hypertension (426 people, 9.51%)
- Osteoporosis (391 people, 8.73%)
- Pain (243 people, 5.42%)
- Depression (227 people, 5.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (857 people, 19.13%)
- Lasix (621 people, 13.86%)
- Vioxx (543 people, 12.12%)
- Lipitor (529 people, 11.81%)
- Premarin (494 people, 11.03%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Carvedilol, Crestor, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 75-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Impotence
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Omeprazole, Altace, Crestor, Flomax, Levoxyl for a 82-year old man with Blood Clots, Acid Reflux, High Blood Pressure, Birth Control, Urinary Ca+2, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Angina - Stable, Mouth Ulceration, Anaemia
- A study of drug interactions between Meclizine, Restoril, Magnesium Glycinate, Flexeril, Calcium Carbonate, Calcitriol, Synthroid, Cymbalta for a 55-year old woman with Nausea, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Hypoparathyroidism Secondary, Muscle Spasticity, Hypothyroidism Postoperative, Pain. The patient has Pain Exacerbated
- A study of drug interactions between Brisdelle, Levoxyl for a 56-year old woman with Hot Flashes, Hashimoto's Disease. The patient has Burning Mouth Syndrome
- A study of drug interactions between Sitagliptin Phosphate, Omeprazole, Prednisolone, Levothyroxine Sodium, Metformin for a 68-year old woman with Diabetes Mellitus Non Insulin-dependent, Gallstones, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Hypothyroidism, Diabetes Mellitus Non-insulin-dependent. The patient has Itching
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