Synthroid and Eye pain - from FDA reports


Summary

Eye pain is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 129,039 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA. Among them, 642 have Eye pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye pain and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,587 users)

Eye Pain

Eye pain has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, dry eyes, glaucoma, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 22,821 Eye pain patients).

On Feb, 03, 2017

129,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 642 people (0.5%) have Eye Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Eye pain?

Time on Synthroid when people have Eye Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 53.85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.38 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
  • 10+ years: 15.38 %

Gender of people who have Eye Pain when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 85.01 %
  • male: 14.99 %

Age of people who have Eye Pain when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.78 %
  • 30-39: 5.28 %
  • 40-49: 10.76 %
  • 50-59: 20.94 %
  • 60+: 62.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (120 people, 18.69%)
  • High Blood Pressure (61 people, 9.50%)
  • Dry Eyes (59 people, 9.19%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (54 people, 8.41%)
  • Thyroid Diseases (48 people, 7.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (74 people, 11.53%)
  • Zometa (53 people, 8.26%)
  • Lasix (52 people, 8.10%)
  • Aspirin (52 people, 8.10%)
  • Restasis (50 people, 7.79%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Headache (174 people, 27.10%)
  • Vision Blurred (128 people, 19.94%)
  • Fatigue (121 people, 18.85%)
  • Dizziness (112 people, 17.45%)
  • Nausea (102 people, 15.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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