Synthroid and Hot flashes - from FDA reports


Summary

Hot flashes is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Premarin, and have Breast cancer. This review analyzes which people have Hot flashes 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 Sep, 21, 2017

140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 1,126 people (0.8%) have Hot flashes


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Hot flashes?

Time on Synthroid when people have Hot flashes *:

  • < 1 month: 22.58 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.81 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.45 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.13 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.68 %
  • 10+ years: 19.35 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.11 %
  • 20-29: 1.26 %
  • 30-39: 4.34 %
  • 40-49: 15.07 %
  • 50-59: 29.0 %
  • 60+: 50.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (107 people, 9.50%)
  • Osteoporosis (106 people, 9.41%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (89 people, 7.90%)
  • High Blood Pressure (81 people, 7.19%)
  • Depression (79 people, 7.02%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Premarin (102 people, 9.06%)
  • Aspirin (96 people, 8.53%)
  • Lipitor (91 people, 8.08%)
  • Fosamax (90 people, 7.99%)
  • Ambien (82 people, 7.28%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (250 people, 22.20%)
  • Headache (211 people, 18.74%)
  • High Blood Pressure (197 people, 17.50%)
  • Dizziness (195 people, 17.32%)
  • Nausea (193 people, 17.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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