Synthroid and Coughing - from FDA reports
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 Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Coughing with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140,558 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 3,580 people (2.55%) have Coughing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Coughing *:
- < 1 month: 13.64 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 36.36 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 15.91 %
- 10+ years: 9.09 %
Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 83.82 %
- male: 16.18 %
Age of people who have Coughing when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.27 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.38 %
- 20-29: 1.3 %
- 30-39: 3.97 %
- 40-49: 10.27 %
- 50-59: 22.9 %
- 60+: 60.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (363 people, 10.14%)
- High Blood Pressure (354 people, 9.89%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (300 people, 8.38%)
- Asthma (287 people, 8.02%)
- Osteoporosis (231 people, 6.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (454 people, 12.68%)
- Lipitor (405 people, 11.31%)
- Aspirin (348 people, 9.72%)
- Prilosec (323 people, 9.02%)
- Nexium (283 people, 7.91%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (915 people, 25.56%)
- Fatigue (807 people, 22.54%)
- Chest Pain (664 people, 18.55%)
- Nausea (637 people, 17.79%)
- Weakness (579 people, 16.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I take numerous vitamins along with a multi vitamin 2x daily. I have been taking vitamins for as long as I can remember and just recently developed a dry cough and metallic taste when I cough. I don't have any normal symptoms i.e.. High blood pressure, cold, flu, etc ... I am 64 and this ...
Been on benicar/hct for 10years, I am female, 61 years old. Developed a cough. Basically coughing 24/7. Out of control. And yes I pee my self. I have had it for a year. I have been off benicar for 2 weeks, Dr said it should be out of my System @3 weeks. How long did it take for the cough to go ...
10 years ago I had two stents put in. Was initially put on statin and Plavix. Did not handle statin well so quit it and got more serious with diet. Hung in there with Plavix for 6 months but didn't it. Was told I could go off of it. No problems and lipids were reducing each year to near ...
I've had 3 ablasions in 6 years and i can't take a chance of this garcinia if it will react with tikosyn. My blood pressure goes to 200/110 i need to lose weight. Hoping that this garcinia will help. I'm 40 pounds over weight. Thanks
User reviews to the study
Looking for people to communicate with that are experiencing episodic coughing spells after taking casodex. The cough is severe and makes me so fatigue and causes my back to hurt. What are others doing for their coughs?
I have had prostate cancer since 2008 and use various Chinese herbs and CF IP6 & Inositol. Now I find out that I have hypothyroidism - and probably have had it for decades! I am taking levothyroxine .075mg. Internet re thyroid warns against green vegetables, etc, and internet re prostate ...
I started Xeloda in March, Before it I had a cough from flu and another chemo. It almost subsided. Now I cough every day it affected talking. In the mornings I coughed violently, non-stop till vomiting. Take different cough remedies but it does not help.
I am new to the group. I have been taking Eliquis (5 mg. twice daily) since December 2016. About a month or two in I began developing a cough. There is no blood in my sputum, and I am not short of breath. There is no pain. The cough is especially heavy when I have post-nasal drip.