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 88,994 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 93,849 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 Mar, 5, 2015: 88,973 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Wellbutrin for a 63-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder, Depression. The patient has Constipation
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 54-year old man with Thyroid Disorder. The patient has Numb & Painful Feet Pain. Possible Metatarsalgia, Mortans Nueroma
- A study of side effects of Synthroid for a 52-year old man with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Raynaud's Phenomenon (discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas)
- A study of side effects of Voltaren for a 37-year old woman with Painful Menstrual Periods. The patient has Rectal Bleeding (bleeding from rectum)
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid for a 52-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Night Sweats, Hot Flashes, Cough
Recent Synthroid related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lyrica, Flexeril, Adderall 10, Levothyroxine Sodium, Norco for a 39-year old woman who has Cervical Spinal Stenosis
- Comparions of Meloxicam, Synthroid for a 45-year old woman who has Antiinflammatory Therapy
- Comparions of Dexilant, Aldactone, Lamictal, Viibryd, Synthroid for a 33-year old woman who has Weight Loss
- Comparions of Omeprazole Magnesium, Synthroid for a 40-year old woman who has Hypothyroidism
- Comparions of Levothyroxine Sodium, Omeprazole, Keppra for a 68-year old woman who has Confusion, Barrett's Esophagus
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