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Review: could Synthroid cause Dry throat?

Summary: Dry throat is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.

We study 88,885 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 93,730 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Trend of synthroid reports

Dry throat

Dry throat (latest reports from 14,950 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 88,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 119 people (0.13%) have Dry Throat.

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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    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
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  • Why would i get copd since i never smoked?
    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, PBC, AIH, Asthma, and takes Vitamin D, Calcium Carbonate, Anturol, Morphine Sulfate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Pyridium, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Azathioprine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Combivent)
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  • Have you taken levothyroxine and noticed a ringing in your eyes after taking the medication.
    (Asked by a 66 year old man who has Tinnitus, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Never had ringing before taking Levothyroxine for thyroid problem.If you have experienced the same please respond when and if you had the same.Thanks

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