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 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,714 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)
Joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 118,838 Joint pain patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 88,973 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 3,714 people (4.17%) have Joint Pain.
Time on Synthroid when people have Joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint pain||10.17%||15.25%||2.54%||8.47%||16.95%||11.86%||34.75% |
Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Synthroid * :
|Joint pain||89.38%||10.62% |
Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Synthroid * :
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.06%||0.66%||1.23%||4.73%||12.04%||26.67%||54.61% |
Severity of Joint pain when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Joint pain||6.12%||48.98%||40.82%||4.08% |
How people recovered from Joint pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Joint pain||8.33%||8.33%||83.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (643 people, 17.31%)
- Hypothyroidism (620 people, 16.69%)
- Hypertension (283 people, 7.62%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (241 people, 6.49%)
- Thyroid disorder (221 people, 5.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (586 people, 15.78%)
- Aspirin (582 people, 15.67%)
- Lipitor (412 people, 11.09%)
- Lasix (407 people, 10.96%)
- Prilosec (316 people, 8.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I too have hashimoto's and hydrocephalus
I have been HYPOTHYROID since at least 18 years old, now 43, and last 2 years found out that I did test positive for Hashimotos and was told I have no thyroid left. When I was 26, I had visual disturbance and went to the ER. Was told by the neurologist that I had mild hydroencephaly, and may require a shunt. Due to lack of insurance, went years with no treatment or follow up. Now have numerous problems with Hashimotos/Hypothyroid and investigating the correlation between the Hydroencephaly and Hashimotos. Is this the only study of the two relations?
- I have an abnormal liver enzyme cyp2d6 and i am extremely sensitive to medications, are there any multivitamins/supplements that i can safely take?
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- My daughter has congenital php and diabetes(hyperglycemia) not diagnosed until 18.with both...now 23...blood sugars are uncontrolled nothing so far is helping
All the patients I have chatted with have LOW blood sugar but mine is high. Nothing is helping it just keeps climbing. What gives?
- I took fexofenadine for a few months last year, and had oesophagus pain and problems swallowing. i had a gastroscopy eventually. but by the time i had the procedure, i had stopped the fexofenadine.
I had started the Oesophagus problems about the time I was put on Flexofenadine. I did not at the time blame this Ryhinitis drug to the digestion problems I was having. But stopped the Flezofenadine, as it did not completely help my Ryhinitis. I was put on Loretidine for the Ryhinitis, but this made me feel washed out, so after a couple,of months I changed to Benedryl with Acrivastine . My Oesophagus problems were starting to improve. Today 9 months later, Imwent to the doctor to see if there was anything else for Ryhinitis, I have been put back on Fexofenadine, worried now that my Oesophagus will start again to cause problems.
- Does ganderma promote hot flashes
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