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Review: could Synthroid cause Panic attacks?

We study 88,801 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 459 have Panic attacks. Find out below who they are, when they have Panic attacks and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,638 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Panic attacks

Panic attacks (latest reports from 117,113 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, panic disorder, pain.

On Aug, 13, 2014: 88,773 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 456 people (0.51%) have Panic Attacks. They amount to 0.39% of all the 117,036 people who have Panic Attacks on eHealthMe.

Trend of Panic attacks in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Panic attacks * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Panic attacks25.00%0.00%6.25%0.00%25.00%25.00%18.75%

Gender of people who have Panic attacks when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Panic attacks93.72%6.28%

Age of people who have Panic attacks when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Panic attacks0.00%0.00%0.73%3.88%11.89%23.06%29.85%30.58%

Severity of Panic attacks when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Panic attacks0.00%40.00%40.00%20.00%

How people recovered from Panic attacks ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Panic attacks0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (86 people, 18.86%)
  2. Depression (64 people, 14.04%)
  3. Anxiety (44 people, 9.65%)
  4. Smoking cessation therapy (37 people, 8.11%)
  5. Hypertension (34 people, 7.46%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (84 people, 18.42%)
  2. Vioxx (66 people, 14.47%)
  3. Lipitor (43 people, 9.43%)
  4. Paxil (42 people, 9.21%)
  5. Nexium (39 people, 8.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • have full blowen attacks that come in waves or as i call episodes lasting 20 30 seconds. hyperventalting, shakes/tremors, sweating, tingle in face and lips (hyperventalating)shakes start from inside musels, atrer episode twitching of musels, cant talk, will hold breath till episode is over, muscles tighten sometimes i curl to a fetal possision, sometimes i go hard as a rock, stiff as a board,, jaw clenching, hold breath, cant talk

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  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • Panic attacks appear most often to increases in dosage recommended by doctor.

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