Muscle cramps 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 Forteo, and have Osteoporosis . We study 89,158 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 501 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 92,444 users)
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, thrombocytopenia, weakness, blood alkaline phosphatase increased, memory loss (latest reports from 10,483 Muscle cramps patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
89,158 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 501 people (0.56%) have Muscle Cramps
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I've been on Protonix now for about 10 months after having gallbladder surgery last September. The following December I began having spasms in the back of the thighs, knees and calves. Drs. can't seem to tell me if it's the Prontonix or not. So, I'm trying to wean myself off. Any suggestions while doing so?
If I am exposed to temps. even as low as 80 degrees, I start too heat up & it gets A LOT WORSE with higher temps! I will start to feel heat around my head, neck, & chest. I will turn very red around all those areas & when it starts, it escalates very rapidly to literally sickening feelings. I get nausea, weak, lightheaded & sometimes very faint with headaches. I must try to cool down as fast as possible with ice or wet towels so as to not let it get "out of hand". I try to work in an air conditioned bldgs & try very hard to stay out of the sun & hot temps.
Several years ago in 2013 I was"diagnosed" with RA. I went through every medication including, humira, embral, to now IV fusions of remicade which has been almost a year. I am not feeling any better and body aches and joint pains getting worse. I started researching my symptoms and lyme kept ...
I have been suggested Doxycline for 5 days (2 per day) before my frozen embryo transfer. I have Hashimoto's thyroiditis - hypothyroidism and I take 125 mg of synthroid per day. Currently my TSH is 0.41. Would taking the above dosage of Doxycycline increase my TSH level?
I have started taking Desmopressin about 2 months ago. I started experiencing muscle cramps about 2 weeks later...in the strangest places, some of them being around my mouth, my rib areas & of course fingers/toes. Since I had the problem of dehydration before taking this drug & experienced ...
If I am exposed to temps. even as low as 80 degrees, I start too heat up & it gets A LOT WORSE with higher temps! I will start to feel heat around my head, neck, & chest. I will turn very red around all those areas & when it starts, it escalates very rapidly to literally sickening feelings. ...
regarding having muscle aches and trouble sleeping.. I take synthroid every morning and at night before I go to sleep; I take 400 mg of magnesium.. It is great for muscle cramps and gives you a sound sleep.. It is a great mineral for your body.
Hello, I am a 54 year old female and have been taking Synthroid for about 3 years. I had an overactive, nodular thyroid that was treated with radioactive iodine in Dec. of 2013. I am having a hard time sleeping because of muscle and joint pain. It feels like I am working out while laying ...
I have been on synthroid for three months. I wake up 6 times a night completely drenched. My endocrinologist is happy with the numbers from the thyroid blood tests as a result of taking synthroid. He is adamant that the night sweats are not a result of the medicine and suggested I see my ...
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