Review: could Synthroid cause Nausea and vomiting?
Summary: Nausea and vomiting is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,895 have Nausea and vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Nausea and vomiting and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,834 Synthroid users)
Nausea and vomiting
Nausea and vomiting has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 142,475 Nausea and vomiting patients)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 88,973 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 3,209 people (3.61%) have Nausea And Vomiting.
Time on Synthroid when people have Nausea and vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nausea and vomiting||16.42%||13.43%||7.46%||14.93%||19.40%||7.46%||20.90% |
Gender of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Synthroid * :
|Nausea and vomiting||85.90%||14.10% |
Age of people who have Nausea and vomiting when taking Synthroid * :
|Nausea and vomiting||0.07%||0.65%||1.38%||3.27%||5.71%||14.34%||24.53%||50.05% |
Severity of Nausea and vomiting when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nausea and vomiting||12.50%||58.33%||25.00%||4.17% |
How people recovered from Nausea and vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nausea and vomiting||10.00%||20.00%||70.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (476 people, 14.83%)
- Osteoporosis (252 people, 7.85%)
- Hypertension (246 people, 7.67%)
- Pain (218 people, 6.79%)
- Thyroid disorder (202 people, 6.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (507 people, 15.80%)
- Lasix (372 people, 11.59%)
- Nexium (336 people, 10.47%)
- Lipitor (306 people, 9.54%)
- Prilosec (277 people, 8.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Hi, when i take only topamax i am ok, but when i am taking the topamax + rasilez as a side effect i have a very strong labyrinthitis. is it normal? what i can do? thanks in advance.
I am a man 56 years old, I had Hemicrania continua since I had 20 years old, the clinical picture is gradually worsened and now I also have the problem of too high pressure and I have to take Topamax plus Rasilez, but immediately I have as a side effect a very strong labyrinthitis with nausea and vomiting.
When I use the two drugs I have to stay in bed!
- I have an abnormal liver enzyme cyp2d6 and i am extremely sensitive to medications, are there any multivitamins/supplements that i can safely take?
I have abnormal cyp2d6 liver enzyme and have to take Tirosint thyroid medication because I react to binders in other thyroid medications. Are there any multivitamins/supplements that I can safely take?
- My daughter has congenital php and diabetes(hyperglycemia) not diagnosed until 18.with both...now 23...blood sugars are uncontrolled nothing so far is helping
All the patients I have chatted with have LOW blood sugar but mine is high. Nothing is helping it just keeps climbing. What gives?
- Kindly tell me whether this treatment is accurate for spine tb?
have spinal tb and having treatment since 5 months..also a kidney dialysis patient..having two dialysis per week...i think this treatment is not effective because i am having severe back pain, severe pain in feet..nausea..and shortness of breath...
- I took fexofenadine for a few months last year, and had oesophagus pain and problems swallowing. i had a gastroscopy eventually. but by the time i had the procedure, i had stopped the fexofenadine.
I had started the Oesophagus problems about the time I was put on Flexofenadine. I did not at the time blame this Ryhinitis drug to the digestion problems I was having. But stopped the Flezofenadine, as it did not completely help my Ryhinitis. I was put on Loretidine for the Ryhinitis, but this made me feel washed out, so after a couple,of months I changed to Benedryl with Acrivastine . My Oesophagus problems were starting to improve. Today 9 months later, Imwent to the doctor to see if there was anything else for Ryhinitis, I have been put back on Fexofenadine, worried now that my Oesophagus will start again to cause problems.
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Kevin Peters Ph.d on Mar, 4, 2013:
Sammy, I'm a white 45 male; just wanted to agree on that Klonopin remark. When I was 21 I had my second kidney transplant which was a BAD issue all together, at any rate the hospital did not include my medications taken at home after my surgery. I went thru the worst hallucinations and jerking and seizures you could ever possibly imagine. This went on for almost 3 1/2 weeks before we decided to have me taken OUT of the hospital and relocated before they ended up taking my life. Then the whole staff of paychology including the chief of psychiatry cane in my room to see what they could do, Finallu. During one of my few moments of clarity the C.O.F after blaming me if talking "drugs" prior to my transplant listened to my word of telling him the meds I was on before being admitted. After asking when was the last time I had received my Klonopin and me not knowing, he then reviewed the charts, and didn't see me receiving this med once. He stormed out of the room of about 9 docs and came back in with two Klonopin; for the first time in almost 4 weeks and after three surgeries the first 72 hours I was hospitalized, I was sleeping like a baby, for about 49 hours with NO MORE hallucinations, or seizures or jerking! I finally got out of there without a kidney since that kidney was supposed to go to another man named the same as I in a different city! I do take Xanax and probably always will. The half life on Klonopin is much different hence one if its dangers, Nevwr Ever stop this drug cold! I've been on dialysis 25 1/2 years now and suffered from intense skin cancers, but have fought and done all I can do to live a normal as possible life, working full time except when I'm in yet another surgery, over 32 general anesthetic procedures since 1987. I was the youngest boy-man to ever be on the USA soccer team ready to play in the Korea 1988 Olympics. What a change in life.....
All the Best,
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