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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 88,908 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 has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)

Dry throat

Dry Throat has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Dry Throat 2,934 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 88,885 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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