Review: could Synthroid cause Tinnitus?
We study 88,750 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 622 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,584 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 114,724 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 88,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 627 people (0.71%) have Tinnitus. They amount to 0.55% of all the 114,471 people who have Tinnitus on eHealthMe.
Time on Synthroid when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Synthroid ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (128 people, 20.41%)
- Depression (63 people, 10.05%)
- Osteoporosis (62 people, 9.89%)
- Hypertension (61 people, 9.73%)
- Thyroid disorder (50 people, 7.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (100 people, 15.95%)
- Aspirin (91 people, 14.51%)
- Lipitor (82 people, 13.08%)
- Premarin (79 people, 12.60%)
- Vioxx (78 people, 12.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 months ago):
Im from Brazil and ive been in tinnitus since 2011. Ive recovered it after the using of cetoprofen and aHarpagophytum procumbens (arpadol). Now im usin enbrel for arthritis psoriatic (injection).
From this study (5 months ago):
Synthroid 112 mg has added red color AND SUGAR.I am allergic to red. Changed to 2x50 and 1/2 of 25 mg. STILL SUGARS IS VERY BOTHERING.
Hydroxyzie was very effective for controlling allergies and help with sleep. Tinnitus is most bothering during the day, less in the morning. I am not steady, have ear ache and feel noxious. Also have stomach pain.
MFS is on and off. Less in warmer weather.
From this study (5 months ago):
3rd week taking klonopin .5 mg having bad anxiety feelings and pounding heart beat after waking - did not have that when i started taking this to help me sleep due to the tinnitus
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