Review: could Synthroid cause Coughing?


Summary

Coughing is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 128,803 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,124 have Coughing. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 133,827 users)

Coughing

Coughing has been reported by people with nausea, blood glucose increased, constipation, drug ineffective, sepsis (latest reports from 128,368 Coughing patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

128,803 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 3,124 people (2.43%) have Coughing


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Coughing?

Time on Synthroid when people have Coughing *:

  • < 1 month: 5.66 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 9.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.77 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 30.19 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.32 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.87 %
  • 10+ years: 20.75 %

Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 83.68 %
  • male: 16.32 %

Age of people who have Coughing when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.23 %
  • 2-9: 0.16 %
  • 10-19: 0.43 %
  • 20-29: 1.4 %
  • 30-39: 4.03 %
  • 40-49: 10.43 %
  • 50-59: 23.3 %
  • 60+: 60.02 %

Severity if Coughing when taking Synthroid **:

  • least: 7.14 %
  • moderate: 50.0 %
  • severe: 28.57 %
  • most severe: 14.29 %

How people recovered from Coughing **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 11.11 %
  • not yet: 88.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (545 people, 17.45%)
  • Hypertension (312 people, 9.99%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (284 people, 9.09%)
  • Asthma (237 people, 7.59%)
  • Osteoporosis (222 people, 7.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (416 people, 13.32%)
  • Lipitor (372 people, 11.91%)
  • Aspirin (346 people, 11.08%)
  • Prilosec (306 people, 9.80%)
  • Fosamax (275 people, 8.80%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (810 people, 25.93%)
  • Fatigue (632 people, 20.23%)
  • Nausea (552 people, 17.67%)
  • Pyrexia (470 people, 15.04%)
  • Pain (450 people, 14.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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