Review: could Synthroid cause Frequent bowel movements (Diarrhea)?
Summary: Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,905 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)
Frequent bowel movements
Frequent bowel movements has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,330 Frequent bowel movements patients)
On Feb, 16, 2015: 88,973 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 3,905 people (4.39%) have Frequent Bowel Movements.
Time on Synthroid when people have Frequent bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent bowel movements||20.49%||15.57%||9.02%||6.56%||11.48%||8.20%||28.69% |
Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Synthroid * :
|Frequent bowel movements||83.23%||16.77% |
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Synthroid * :
|Frequent bowel movements||0.03%||0.14%||0.64%||1.75%||4.23%||11.68%||23.89%||57.65% |
Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent bowel movements||5.41%||56.76%||35.14%||2.70% |
How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Frequent bowel movements||10.53%||10.53%||78.95% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (655 people, 16.77%)
- Hypertension (386 people, 9.88%)
- Osteoporosis (356 people, 9.12%)
- Depression (246 people, 6.30%)
- Thyroid disorder (209 people, 5.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (711 people, 18.21%)
- Lasix (522 people, 13.37%)
- Lipitor (419 people, 10.73%)
- Fosamax (364 people, 9.32%)
- Nexium (338 people, 8.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have an abnormal liver enzyme cyp2d6 and i am extremely sensitive to medications, are there any multivitamins/supplements that i can safely take?
I have abnormal cyp2d6 liver enzyme and have to take Tirosint thyroid medication because I react to binders in other thyroid medications. Are there any multivitamins/supplements that I can safely take?
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- I took fexofenadine for a few months last year, and had oesophagus pain and problems swallowing. i had a gastroscopy eventually. but by the time i had the procedure, i had stopped the fexofenadine.
I had started the Oesophagus problems about the time I was put on Flexofenadine. I did not at the time blame this Ryhinitis drug to the digestion problems I was having. But stopped the Flezofenadine, as it did not completely help my Ryhinitis. I was put on Loretidine for the Ryhinitis, but this made me feel washed out, so after a couple,of months I changed to Benedryl with Acrivastine . My Oesophagus problems were starting to improve. Today 9 months later, Imwent to the doctor to see if there was anything else for Ryhinitis, I have been put back on Fexofenadine, worried now that my Oesophagus will start again to cause problems.
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I would like to try the Magnesium Chloride topical oil, but because of the oral MTX, I was wondering if anyone was taking/using this combination and if there were any side effects to watch for.....
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