Related topic: Synthroid, Myoclonus
Review: could Synthroid cause Myoclonus?
Summary: Myoclonus could be caused by Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Cymbalta, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,631 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Myoclonus. Find out below who they are, when they have Myoclonus and more.
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Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,438 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Myoclonus (a brief, involuntary twitching of a muscle or a group of muscles) (latest reports from 25,219 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, epilepsy.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 88,617 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 44 people (0.05%) have Myoclonus. They amount to 0.17% of all the 25,175 people who have Myoclonus on eHealthMe.
Time on Synthroid when people have Myoclonus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Myoclonus when taking Synthroid * :
Age of people who have Myoclonus when taking Synthroid * :
Severity of Myoclonus when taking Synthroid ** :
How people recovered from Myoclonus ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (9 people, 20.45%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 15.91%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (5 people, 11.36%)
- Arthritis (3 people, 6.82%)
- Neuralgia (2 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cymbalta (14 people, 31.82%)
- Nexium (11 people, 25.00%)
- Percocet (10 people, 22.73%)
- Provigil (10 people, 22.73%)
- Lexapro (10 people, 22.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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