Synthroid and Hunger - from FDA reports
Hunger is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Lyrica, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 129,039 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA. Among them, 459 have Hunger. Find out below who they are, when they have Hunger and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,587 users)
Hunger has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, quit smoking (latest reports from 15,271 Hunger patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
129,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 459 people (0.36%) have Hunger
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Hunger *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 18.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.75 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 37.5 %
Gender of people who have Hunger when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 87.92 %
- male: 12.08 %
Age of people who have Hunger when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.07 %
- 20-29: 1.48 %
- 30-39: 10.06 %
- 40-49: 13.61 %
- 50-59: 27.51 %
- 60+: 45.27 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (84 people, 18.30%)
- Depression (46 people, 10.02%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (42 people, 9.15%)
- Thyroid Diseases (42 people, 9.15%)
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 6.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (49 people, 10.68%)
- Lasix (45 people, 9.80%)
- Prevacid (34 people, 7.41%)
- Aspirin (33 people, 7.19%)
- Prozac (31 people, 6.75%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (205 people, 44.66%)
- Nausea (104 people, 22.66%)
- Fatigue (92 people, 20.04%)
- Weight Decreased (74 people, 16.12%)
- Dizziness (72 people, 15.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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