Synthroid and Rash - from FDA reports
Rash is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypothyroidism. This review analyzes which people have Rash 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, 02, 2017
137,091 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 5,799 people (4.23%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 24.65 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.46 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.63 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.75 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.86 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.68 %
- 10+ years: 11.97 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 83.4 %
- male: 16.6 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.22 %
- 10-19: 0.4 %
- 20-29: 1.75 %
- 30-39: 5.7 %
- 40-49: 12.67 %
- 50-59: 23.98 %
- 60+: 55.19 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (983 people, 16.95%)
- High Blood Pressure (515 people, 8.88%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (462 people, 7.97%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (424 people, 7.31%)
- Pain (303 people, 5.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (549 people, 9.47%)
- Aspirin (546 people, 9.42%)
- Lipitor (444 people, 7.66%)
- Nexium (352 people, 6.07%)
- Xanax (351 people, 6.05%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (1,097 people, 18.92%)
- Fatigue (871 people, 15.02%)
- Nausea (787 people, 13.57%)
- Pain (772 people, 13.31%)
- Breathing Difficulty (662 people, 11.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Rash when taking Synthroid?
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 145,886 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 281,194 Rash patients).
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