Review: could Synthroid cause Loose stools?
Summary: Loose stools is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Xenical, and have Osteoarthritis.
We study 89,006 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 111 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,858 Synthroid users)
Loose stools has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 2,351 Loose stools patients)
On Apr, 4, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 111 people (0.12%) have Loose Stools.
Time on Synthroid when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Synthroid * :
|Loose stools||88.70%||11.30% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Synthroid * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.89%||0.00%||0.00%||3.57%||9.82%||26.79%||58.93% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose stools||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoarthritis (6 people, 5.41%)
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 4.50%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (5 people, 4.50%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (3 people, 2.70%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 2.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xenical (28 people, 25.23%)
- Prilosec (17 people, 15.32%)
- Zocor (16 people, 14.41%)
- Premarin (14 people, 12.61%)
- Lasix (13 people, 11.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole, Levothyroxine Thyroid for a 82-year old man with GERD, Thiroid.
- A study of drug interactions between Cetirizine Hydrochloride Allergy, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 31-year old woman with Allergy To Mold - Dander - Dust, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Menstruation Irregular
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin E, Vitamin C, Aloe, Toprol-xl, Synthroid for a 80-year old woman with General Health, Heartburn, Hypertension, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Feeling Cold, Frequent Bowel Movements, Lightheadedness - Fainting, Tingling Of Head And Body
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Paroxetine Hydrochloride for a 46-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Stress At Work. The patient has Anxiety And Stress
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Atenolol, Levothyroxine Sodium, Isosorbide Mononitrate, Clopidogrel, Ranexa for a 74-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Angina, Hypothyroidism, Antiplatelet Therapy, Angina - Chronic. The patient has Angina
Recent Synthroid related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Synthroid, Metformin for a 61-year old woman who has Hypothyroidism
- Comparions of Levothyroxine Sodium, Fluoxetine, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride for a 51-year old man who has Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension
- Comparions of Raspberry Ketone, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 19-year old girl who has High Thyroid
- Comparions of Quinapril, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 82-year old woman who has Thyroid Disorder
- Comparions of Armour Thyroid, Synthroid for a 35-year old woman who has Chrysiasis
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