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Review: could Synthroid cause Dry throat?

We study 88,801 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 119 have Dry throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry throat and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,638 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Dry throat

Dry throat (latest reports from 14,918 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Aug, 23, 2014: 88,790 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 119 people (0.13%) have Dry Throat. They amount to 0.81% of all the 14,746 people who have Dry Throat on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dry throat in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Dry throat * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dry throat33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%

Gender of people who have Dry throat when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Dry throat86.05%13.95%

Age of people who have Dry throat when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dry throat0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.69%5.93%22.88%69.49%

Severity of Dry throat when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dry throat0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dry throat ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dry throat0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (29 people, 24.37%)
  2. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (15 people, 12.61%)
  3. Hypertension (13 people, 10.92%)
  4. Depression (11 people, 9.24%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (10 people, 8.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (20 people, 16.81%)
  2. Lasix (17 people, 14.29%)
  3. Atenolol (16 people, 13.45%)
  4. Prilosec (15 people, 12.61%)
  5. Lipitor (15 people, 12.61%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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