Synthroid and Frequent bowel movements - from FDA reports
Frequent bowel movements 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 Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Frequent bowel movements with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140,558 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 7,282 people (5.18%) have Frequent bowel movements
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Frequent bowel movements *:
- < 1 month: 31.2 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.8 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.4 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.2 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.2 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.8 %
- 10+ years: 22.4 %
Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 82.66 %
- male: 17.34 %
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.08 %
- 2-9: 0.19 %
- 10-19: 0.59 %
- 20-29: 1.51 %
- 30-39: 4.1 %
- 40-49: 10.73 %
- 50-59: 21.72 %
- 60+: 61.07 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (660 people, 9.06%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (495 people, 6.80%)
- Osteoporosis (438 people, 6.01%)
- Depression (419 people, 5.75%)
- Pain (372 people, 5.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (786 people, 10.79%)
- Lipitor (617 people, 8.47%)
- Aspirin (614 people, 8.43%)
- Nexium (569 people, 7.81%)
- Prilosec (523 people, 7.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (2,288 people, 31.42%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (1,597 people, 21.93%)
- Fatigue (1,449 people, 19.90%)
- Weakness (1,178 people, 16.18%)
- Headache (1,019 people, 13.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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