Synthroid and Panic attacks - from FDA reports
Panic attacks is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Hypothyroidism. This review analyzes which people have Panic attacks with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 137,091 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
137,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 668 people (0.49%) have Panic Attacks
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Panic Attacks *:
- < 1 month: 27.27 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.64 %
- 5 - 10 years: 13.64 %
- 10+ years: 27.27 %
Gender of people who have Panic Attacks when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 91.72 %
- male: 8.28 %
Age of people who have Panic Attacks when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.18 %
- 2-9: 0.18 %
- 10-19: 0.92 %
- 20-29: 4.07 %
- 30-39: 12.38 %
- 40-49: 23.66 %
- 50-59: 26.99 %
- 60+: 31.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (143 people, 21.41%)
- Depression (101 people, 15.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (70 people, 10.48%)
- Thyroid Diseases (64 people, 9.58%)
- High Blood Pressure (51 people, 7.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (102 people, 15.27%)
- Vioxx (56 people, 8.38%)
- Nexium (54 people, 8.08%)
- Klonopin (48 people, 7.19%)
- Paxil (47 people, 7.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (280 people, 41.92%)
- Depression (145 people, 21.71%)
- Breathing Difficulty (137 people, 20.51%)
- Fatigue (124 people, 18.56%)
- Nausea (123 people, 18.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Panic attacks when taking Synthroid?
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 145,886 users)
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