Synthroid and Insomnia - from FDA reports


Summary

Insomnia is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fosamax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia 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, 13, 2017

140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 4,621 people (3.29%) have Insomnia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Insomnia?

Time on Synthroid when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 32.87 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.87 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.2 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.39 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.59 %
  • 10+ years: 13.99 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 86.19 %
  • male: 13.81 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.06 %
  • 10-19: 0.5 %
  • 20-29: 1.54 %
  • 30-39: 6.84 %
  • 40-49: 14.09 %
  • 50-59: 26.31 %
  • 60+: 50.66 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (468 people, 10.13%)
  • Osteoporosis (390 people, 8.44%)
  • High Blood Pressure (368 people, 7.96%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (355 people, 7.68%)
  • Pain (310 people, 6.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fosamax (375 people, 8.12%)
  • Xanax (361 people, 7.81%)
  • Ambien (332 people, 7.18%)
  • Lasix (317 people, 6.86%)
  • Lipitor (314 people, 6.80%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (1,116 people, 24.15%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (993 people, 21.49%)
  • Nausea (951 people, 20.58%)
  • Headache (842 people, 18.22%)
  • Dizziness (745 people, 16.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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