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Review: could Synthroid cause High blood pressure?

We study 88,863 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,804 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,720 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,143,390 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Oct, 25, 2014: 88,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 4,307 people (4.85%) have High Blood Pressure.

Trend of High blood pressure in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure14.56%11.65%7.77%7.77%16.02%14.56%27.67%

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure85.90%14.10%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.02%0.17%0.35%0.57%2.70%11.09%25.02%60.07%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure3.85%67.31%26.92%1.92%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure8.00%24.00%68.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (740 people, 17.18%)
  2. Osteoporosis (556 people, 12.91%)
  3. Hypertension (539 people, 12.51%)
  4. Thyroid disorder (353 people, 8.20%)
  5. Depression (315 people, 7.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vioxx (737 people, 17.11%)
  2. Aspirin (727 people, 16.88%)
  3. Fosamax (606 people, 14.07%)
  4. Lasix (576 people, 13.37%)
  5. Lipitor (481 people, 11.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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