Could Synthroid cause Halitosis - from FDA reports


Summary

Halitosis is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Calcium Tablets, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 132,342 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA. Among them, 8 have Halitosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Halitosis and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,433 users)

Halitosis

Halitosis (offensive breath) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease (latest reports from 428 Halitosis patients).

On Nov, 22, 2016

132,342 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 8 people (0.01%) have Halitosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Halitosis?

Time on Synthroid when people have Halitosis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Halitosis when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 62.5 %
  • male: 37.5 %

Age of people who have Halitosis when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 33.33 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Severity of Halitosis **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (1 person, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Multi-Vitamin (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Calcium Tablets (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Lithium (3 people, 37.50%)
  • Niaspan (2 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Skin Odour Abnormal (5 people, 62.50%)
  • Weight Increased (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Tongue Coated (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Retinal Tear (excl Detachment) (4 people, 50.00%)
  • Dry Skin (4 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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