Review: could Synthroid cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Lipitor, and have Thyroid gland removal.
We study 89,006 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 79 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,858 Synthroid users)
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, pain. (latest reports from 3,160 Rectal bleeding patients)
On Apr, 4, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 79 people (0.09%) have Rectal Bleeding.
Time on Synthroid when people have Rectal bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Synthroid * :
|Rectal bleeding||88.75%||11.25% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Synthroid * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.39%||5.56%||2.78%||25.00%||65.28% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Thyroidectomy (1 people, 1.27%)
- Depression (1 people, 1.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (14 people, 17.72%)
- Lasix (13 people, 16.46%)
- Premarin (11 people, 13.92%)
- Xenical (11 people, 13.92%)
- Xanax (11 people, 13.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 33-year old woman with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. The patient has Wrinkles
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Valium, Tylenol, Dextrose 60%, Cymbalta for a 50-year old woman with Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Pain, Suicidal Thoughts, Blood Pressure Increased
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 68-year old woman with Adult Hypothyroidism. The patient has Several Hair Loss, Fatigue. Memory Lack Of Concentration, No Appetite.
- A study of drug interactions between Ventolin, Anturol, Tramadol, Hydroxyzine, Wellbutrin, Methylphenidate Hydrochloride, Omeprazole, Gabapentin, Metoprolol Succinate, Levoxyl, Trileptal, Topiramate for a 44-year old woman with Panic Attacks, Overactive Bladder, Tension Headaches, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Adhd, Gerd, Fibromyalgia, High Blood Pressure, Hypothyroidism, Bipolar. The patient has Leg And Arm Numbness (upper Arms), Exhaustion
- A study of drug interactions between Clonidine, Levothyroxine Sodium, Simvastatin, Losartan Potassium, Metoprolol Succinate, Furosemide, Prednisone, Neoral for a 71-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Thyroxine Decreased, High Blood Cholesterol, Duretic, Anti Rejection, Suppress Immune System.
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