Review: could Synthroid cause Enlarged prostate?
We study 88,750 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have Enlarged prostate. Find out below who they are, when they have Enlarged prostate and more.
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Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,584 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Enlarged prostate (latest reports from 41,841 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, arthritis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 88,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 84 people (0.09%) have Enlarged Prostate. They amount to 0.20% of all the 41,832 people who have Enlarged Prostate on eHealthMe.
Time on Synthroid when people have Enlarged prostate * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Synthroid * :
|Enlarged prostate||2.44%||97.56% |
Age of people who have Enlarged prostate when taking Synthroid * :
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.29%||11.43%||84.29% |
Severity of Enlarged prostate when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Enlarged prostate ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Enlarged prostate||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (14 people, 16.67%)
- Arthralgia (13 people, 15.48%)
- Seborrhoeic dermatitis (11 people, 13.10%)
- Blood cholesterol (11 people, 13.10%)
- Diarrhoea (11 people, 13.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (33 people, 39.29%)
- Lasix (29 people, 34.52%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 29.76%)
- Vitamin e (19 people, 22.62%)
- Vioxx (19 people, 22.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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