Review: could Synthroid cause Teeth grinding (Bruxism)?
Summary: Teeth grinding is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 103 have Teeth grinding. Find out below who they are, when they have Teeth grinding and more.
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Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)
Teeth grinding (habitual grinding of the teeth, typically during sleep) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, stress and anxiety, osteopenia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 2,526 Teeth grinding patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 88,973 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 103 people (0.12%) have Teeth Grinding.
Time on Synthroid when people have Teeth grinding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Teeth grinding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Gender of people who have Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid * :
|Teeth grinding||95.15%||4.85% |
Age of people who have Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid * :
|Teeth grinding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.14%||3.41%||17.05%||61.36%||17.05% |
Severity of Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Teeth grinding||0.00%||25.00%||75.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Teeth grinding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Teeth grinding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (35 people, 33.98%)
- Hypothyroidism (30 people, 29.13%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 18.45%)
- Osteopenia (12 people, 11.65%)
- Autoimmune thyroiditis (11 people, 10.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (42 people, 40.78%)
- Taxol (17 people, 16.50%)
- Herceptin (17 people, 16.50%)
- Zometa (17 people, 16.50%)
- Aredia (17 people, 16.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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