Review: could Synthroid cause Eye Pain?


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 102,844 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 496 have Eye pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye pain and more.

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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 104,321 users)

Eye Pain

Eye pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drowsiness, stress and anxiety, hypersensitivity (latest reports from 15,402 Eye pain patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

102,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 496 people (0.48%) have Eye Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Eye pain?

Time on Synthroid when people have Eye Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 35.71 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
  • 10+ years: 21.43 %

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

  • female: 83.1 %
  • male: 16.9 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.23 %
  • 30-39: 5.64 %
  • 40-49: 9.56 %
  • 50-59: 22.79 %
  • 60+: 60.78 %

Severity if Eye Pain when taking Synthroid **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 85.71 %
  • severe: 14.29 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Eye Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 20 %
  • not yet: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (84 people)
  • Hypertension (46 people)
  • Osteoporosis (41 people)
  • Thyroid Disorder (37 people)
  • Glaucoma (35 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (56 people)
  • Zometa (52 people)
  • Aspirin (49 people)
  • Lasix (48 people)
  • Prevacid (44 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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