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Review: could Synthroid cause Neuropathy peripheral?





Summary: Neuropathy peripheral is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypothyroidism.

We study 88,908 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 880 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)

Neuropathy peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain.(latest reports from Neuropathy peripheral 27,652 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 88,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 880 people (0.99%) have Neuropathy Peripheral.

Trend of Neuropathy peripheral in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Neuropathy peripheral * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Neuropathy peripheral0.00%0.00%27.27%9.09%45.45%9.09%9.09%

Gender of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Neuropathy peripheral85.00%15.00%

Age of people who have Neuropathy peripheral when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Neuropathy peripheral0.00%0.00%0.00%0.40%3.51%13.09%31.17%51.82%

Severity of Neuropathy peripheral when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Neuropathy peripheral40.00%60.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Neuropathy peripheral ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Neuropathy peripheral0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (124 people, 14.09%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (97 people, 11.02%)
  3. Depression (85 people, 9.66%)
  4. Osteoporosis (80 people, 9.09%)
  5. Pain (53 people, 6.02%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (216 people, 24.55%)
  2. Zometa (213 people, 24.20%)
  3. Lasix (204 people, 23.18%)
  4. Fosamax (173 people, 19.66%)
  5. Lipitor (163 people, 18.52%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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