Review: could Synthroid cause Itching In The Groin?


Itching in the groin is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Neoplasm malignant . We study 102,848 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 21 have Itching in the groin. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching in the groin and more.

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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 107,543 users)

Itching In The Groin

Itching in the groin has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pancreatitis, nausea (latest reports from 469 Itching in the groin patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

102,848 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 21 people (0.02%) have Itching In The Groin

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Itching in the groin?

Time on Synthroid when people have Itching In The Groin *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Itching In The Groin when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 42.86 %
  • male: 57.14 %

Age of people who have Itching In The Groin when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.26 %
  • 40-49: 26.32 %
  • 50-59: 5.26 %
  • 60+: 63.16 %

Severity if Itching In The Groin when taking Synthroid **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

How people recovered from Itching In The Groin **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neoplasm Malignant (10 people)
  • Osteoporosis (3 people)
  • Seasonal Allergy (1 person)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (1 person)
  • Plasma Cell Myeloma (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (18 people)
  • Vicodin (17 people)
  • Nexium (16 people)
  • Benicar (12 people)
  • Testim (11 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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