Review: could Synthroid cause Fatigue?
We study 88,761 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 6,520 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,598 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,542,825 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 88,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 6,526 people (7.35%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.42% of all the 1,542,279 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.
Time on Synthroid when people have Fatigue * :
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Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Synthroid * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Synthroid * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Synthroid ** :
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How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (1,188 people, 18.20%)
- Hypertension (503 people, 7.71%)
- Osteoporosis (454 people, 6.96%)
- Depression (431 people, 6.60%)
- Thyroid disorder (335 people, 5.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (1,053 people, 16.14%)
- Lasix (765 people, 11.72%)
- Lipitor (728 people, 11.16%)
- Coumadin (538 people, 8.24%)
- Nexium (519 people, 7.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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