Review: could Synthroid cause Stuffy nose?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 85,665 people who take Synthroid. Among them, 381 have Stuffy nose. See who they are, when they have Stuffy nose and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,377 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism, thyroid diseases. Commonly reported side effects of Synthroid include nausea aggravated, nausea, fatigue, weakness, fatigue aggravated.
Stuffy nose (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) (latest reports from 75,896 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, erection problems.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 85,583 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 354 people (0.41%) have Stuffy Nose.
Time on Synthroid when people have Stuffy nose * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||58.33%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Stuffy nose when taking Synthroid * :
|Stuffy nose||82.17%||17.83% |
Age of people who have Stuffy nose when taking Synthroid * :
|Stuffy nose||0.29%||0.58%||0.58%||2.03%||11.05%||15.99%||29.07%||40.41% |
Severity of Stuffy nose when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stuffy nose ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stuffy nose||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (79 people, 22.32%)
- Hypertension (46 people, 12.99%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (33 people, 9.32%)
- Depression (26 people, 7.34%)
- Breast cancer (21 people, 5.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (55 people, 15.54%)
- Lasix (52 people, 14.69%)
- Lipitor (46 people, 12.99%)
- Folic acid (43 people, 12.15%)
- Ambien (43 people, 12.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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