Synthroid and Hunger - from FDA reports


Summary

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. This review analyzes which people have Hunger with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 137,091 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 12, 2017

137,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 493 people (0.36%) have Hunger


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Hunger?

Time on Synthroid when people have Hunger *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 26.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 40.0 %

Gender of people who have Hunger when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 87.45 %
  • male: 12.55 %

Age of people who have Hunger when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.28 %
  • 10-19: 2.24 %
  • 20-29: 1.96 %
  • 30-39: 9.8 %
  • 40-49: 13.45 %
  • 50-59: 27.17 %
  • 60+: 45.1 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypothyroidism (90 people, 18.26%)
  • Depression (48 people, 9.74%)
  • Thyroid Diseases (46 people, 9.33%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (44 people, 8.92%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 7.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (54 people, 10.95%)
  • Lasix (45 people, 9.13%)
  • Prevacid (36 people, 7.30%)
  • Lipitor (34 people, 6.90%)
  • Aspirin (33 people, 6.69%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (223 people, 45.23%)
  • Nausea (110 people, 22.31%)
  • Fatigue (107 people, 21.70%)
  • Headache (80 people, 16.23%)
  • Weight Decreased (78 people, 15.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Hunger when taking Synthroid?

Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 145,981 users)

Hunger

Hunger has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 16,393 Hunger patients).

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