Synthroid and Long-term memory loss - from FDA reports
Long-term memory loss 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 Lipitor, and have Hypothyroidism . We study 129,039 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA. Among them, 2,421 have Long-term memory loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Long-term memory loss and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 137,580 users)
Long-term Memory Loss
Long-term memory loss has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,178 Long-term memory loss patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
129,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 2,421 people (1.88%) have Long-term Memory Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Long-term Memory Loss *:
- < 1 month: 13.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 13.89 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.11 %
- 10+ years: 30.56 %
Gender of people who have Long-term Memory Loss when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 86.47 %
- male: 13.53 %
Age of people who have Long-term Memory Loss when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.05 %
- 10-19: 0.48 %
- 20-29: 2.25 %
- 30-39: 7.08 %
- 40-49: 15.56 %
- 50-59: 24.09 %
- 60+: 50.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (374 people, 15.45%)
- Thyroid Diseases (226 people, 9.33%)
- Depression (222 people, 9.17%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (205 people, 8.47%)
- High Blood Pressure (188 people, 7.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (255 people, 10.53%)
- Aspirin (208 people, 8.59%)
- Ambien (206 people, 8.51%)
- Nexium (191 people, 7.89%)
- Neurontin (189 people, 7.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (529 people, 21.85%)
- Stress And Anxiety (417 people, 17.22%)
- Weakness (390 people, 16.11%)
- Headache (363 people, 14.99%)
- Dizziness (358 people, 14.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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