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Review: could Synthroid cause Joint pain?

Summary: Joint pain is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 88,885 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,711 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,730 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Trend of synthroid reports

Joint pain

Joint pain (latest reports from 801,467 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.

Trend of Joint pain reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 88,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 3,711 people (4.18%) have Joint Pain.

Trend of Joint pain in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Joint pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Joint pain10.43%15.65%2.61%8.70%17.39%11.30%33.91%

Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Joint pain89.37%10.63%

Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Joint pain0.00%0.06%0.66%1.21%4.73%12.05%26.66%54.62%

Severity of Joint pain when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Joint pain6.52%50.00%41.30%2.17%

How people recovered from Joint pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Joint pain8.70%8.70%82.61%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (643 people, 17.33%)
  2. Hypothyroidism (618 people, 16.65%)
  3. Hypertension (283 people, 7.63%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (241 people, 6.49%)
  5. Thyroid disorder (221 people, 5.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fosamax (586 people, 15.79%)
  2. Aspirin (582 people, 15.68%)
  3. Lipitor (412 people, 11.10%)
  4. Lasix (407 people, 10.97%)
  5. Prilosec (316 people, 8.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Could fenofibrate cause extreme vaginal irritation?
    (Asked by a 72 year old woman who has Itching,burning Of External Vaginal Area., and takes Levothyroxine Sodium, Fenofibrate)
    might possibly be pre-diabetic...Dr checks blood sugar every 6 mo.

  • Hallucinations and skin thas red and hurts
    (Asked by a 46 year old woman who has Hallucinations.skin Thats Red Like A Sun Burn And Mouth Blisters, and takes Hydrochlorothiazide, Sudafed, Levothyroxine Thyroid)
    I am having horrable hallucinations.manic episodes because i slam on the brakes to avoid people or animals that are not there.i feel like im going to razy.high bood pressure, heavy breathing and anxiety.my face and body have spoys that are like a sun burn and blisters in my mouth.emergency room accu ...

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    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Is it okay to take Co Enzyme Q10 with Lovothyroxine. Will it stop my Levothyroxine from working properly. I am also on Simvastaton. Would appreciate any advice on this.

  • Why would i get copd since i never smoked?
    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, PBC, AIH, Asthma, and takes Vitamin D, Calcium Carbonate, Anturol, Morphine Sulfate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Pyridium, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Azathioprine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Combivent)
    I have several autoimmune disorders, I was shocked to get the COPD diagnosis since I have never smoked but I had second hand smoke first 23 years of my life. My doctor said my Autoimmune Hepatitis and Primary Biliary Cholingitis set me up for COPD.

  • Have you taken levothyroxine and noticed a ringing in your eyes after taking the medication.
    (Asked by a 66 year old man who has Tinnitus, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Never had ringing before taking Levothyroxine for thyroid problem.If you have experienced the same please respond when and if you had the same.Thanks

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