Review: could Synthroid cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Fosamax, and have Hypothyroidism.
We study 89,006 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 627 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus 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)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,273 Tinnitus patients)
On Apr, 12, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 632 people (0.71%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Synthroid when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (130 people, 20.57%)
- Depression (64 people, 10.13%)
- Osteoporosis (62 people, 9.81%)
- Hypertension (61 people, 9.65%)
- Thyroid disorder (51 people, 8.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (100 people, 15.82%)
- Aspirin (91 people, 14.40%)
- Lipitor (82 people, 12.97%)
- Premarin (79 people, 12.50%)
- Vioxx (78 people, 12.34%)
* 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 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.
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril for a 43-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Ringing In The Ears
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Topamax, Lithium Carbonate for a 36-year old man with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, Bipolar Ii Disorder.
- A study of side effects of Lotrel for a 52-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Tinnitus
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Boniva for a 54-year old woman with Low Thyroid, Osteopenia. The patient has Dizzy, Chest Pain
Recent Synthroid related drug comparison:
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