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Review: could Synthroid cause Hot flashes (Hot Flush)?





Summary: Hot flashes is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.

We study 88,908 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 664 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)

Hot flashes

Hot flashes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, breast cancer, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Hot flashes 17,904 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 88,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 664 people (0.75%) have Hot Flashes.

Trend of Hot flashes in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Hot flashes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hot flashes11.90%19.05%2.38%4.76%21.43%4.76%35.71%

Gender of people who have Hot flashes when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Hot flashes92.30%7.70%

Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hot flashes0.00%0.00%0.00%1.15%4.76%14.61%32.02%47.45%

Severity of Hot flashes when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hot flashes0.00%34.78%52.17%13.04%

How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Hot flashes0.00%18.18%81.82%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (152 people, 22.89%)
  2. Osteoporosis (96 people, 14.46%)
  3. Breast cancer (90 people, 13.55%)
  4. Menopause (48 people, 7.23%)
  5. Hormone replacement therapy (48 people, 7.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (113 people, 17.02%)
  2. Premarin (89 people, 13.40%)
  3. Fosamax (86 people, 12.95%)
  4. Lipitor (83 people, 12.50%)
  5. Zometa (65 people, 9.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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