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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 88,908 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

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)

Teeth grinding

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 Teeth grinding 2,518 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 88,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 103 people (0.12%) have Teeth Grinding.

Trend of Teeth grinding in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Teeth grinding * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Teeth grinding0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%66.67%

Gender of people who have Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Teeth grinding95.15%4.85%

Age of people who have Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Teeth grinding0.00%0.00%0.00%1.14%3.41%17.05%61.36%17.05%

Severity of Teeth grinding when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Teeth grinding0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Teeth grinding ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Teeth grinding0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (35 people, 33.98%)
  2. Hypothyroidism (30 people, 29.13%)
  3. Hypertension (19 people, 18.45%)
  4. Osteopenia (12 people, 11.65%)
  5. Autoimmune thyroiditis (11 people, 10.68%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fosamax (42 people, 40.78%)
  2. Taxol (17 people, 16.50%)
  3. Herceptin (17 people, 16.50%)
  4. Zometa (17 people, 16.50%)
  5. Aredia (17 people, 16.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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