Review: could Synthroid cause Lower cholesterol (High Blood Cholesterol)?
Summary: Lower cholesterol is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Vioxx, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,994 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,774 have Lower cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower cholesterol and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,849 Synthroid users)
Lower cholesterol has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia. (latest reports from 171,936 Lower cholesterol patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 1,774 people (1.99%) have Lower Cholesterol.
Time on Synthroid when people have Lower cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lower cholesterol||10.13%||7.59%||10.13%||10.13%||8.86%||8.86%||44.30% |
Gender of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Synthroid * :
|Lower cholesterol||85.83%||14.17% |
Age of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Synthroid * :
|Lower cholesterol||0.17%||0.00%||0.72%||0.83%||4.89%||16.96%||28.70%||47.72% |
Severity of Lower cholesterol when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lower cholesterol||11.76%||23.53%||52.94%||11.76% |
How people recovered from Lower cholesterol ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lower cholesterol||0.00%||22.22%||77.78% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (380 people, 21.42%)
- Osteoporosis (271 people, 15.28%)
- Depression (228 people, 12.85%)
- Hypertension (228 people, 12.85%)
- Thyroid disorder (203 people, 11.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (386 people, 21.76%)
- Lipitor (380 people, 21.42%)
- Fosamax (355 people, 20.01%)
- Aspirin (296 people, 16.69%)
- Seroquel (243 people, 13.70%)
* 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 Buspar, Zantac 150, Synthroid, Gabapentin, Lexapro for a 54-year old woman with Depression, Gerd, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Fatigue, Nausea, Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Adderall 20, Lyrica for a 53-year old woman with Depression, Fatigue - Chronic, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Vertigo, Itching, Burning Sensation, Nasal Dryness, Bursitis, Chest Pain, Restless Legs Syndrome, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Weight Gain, Breathing-related Sleep Disorder, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Mouth Dry Aggravated, Eyes - Dry, Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping, Weakness, Hands - Chapped And Dry, Glaucoma, Pain In Jaw, Headache, Pain - Eye, Vision Problems, Numbness In Hands Or Feet, Hair Loss, Pain Exacerbated
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 56-year old woman with Overactive Thyroid. The patient has Rash On Face And Neck
- A study of drug interactions between Protonix, Lexapro, Synthroid, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Metformin for a 61-year old woman with Acid Reflux, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Thyroid Disorder, High Blood Pressure, Type 2 Diabetes. The patient has Urinary Frequency Or Urgency, Flank Pain
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 41-year old woman with Possible Thyroid Issue, Not Confirmed By Tests. The patient has Migraine (headache), Widespread Body Aches, Loss Of Hair, Anxiety, Sometimes Unable To Retrieve Words, Brain Fog, Weight Gain - Unintentional, Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Recent Synthroid related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Garcinia Cambogia, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 36-year old man who has Low Thyroid
- Comparions of Citalopram Hydrobromide, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Omeprazole, Lamotrigine for a 41-year old woman who has Temporal Lobe Nocturnal Epilepsy, Underactive Thyroid, IBS,depression, GERD
- Comparions of Lyrica, Flexeril, Adderall 10, Levothyroxine Sodium, Norco for a 39-year old woman who has Cervical Spinal Stenosis
- Comparions of Meloxicam, Synthroid for a 45-year old woman who has Antiinflammatory Therapy
- Comparions of Dexilant, Aldactone, Lamictal, Viibryd, Synthroid for a 33-year old woman who has Weight Loss
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