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Review: could Synthroid cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?

Summary: Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Lasix, and have Hypothyroidism.

We study 88,973 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,992 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.

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Synthroid

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,823 Synthroid users)

Weight gain - unintentional

Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,592 Weight gain - unintentional patients)

On Feb, 11, 2015: 88,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 2,992 people (3.36%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.

Trend of Weight gain - unintentional in Synthroid reports

Time on Synthroid when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain - unintentional7.76%12.65%5.31%12.24%11.84%11.02%39.18%

Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain - unintentional89.99%10.01%

Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain - unintentional0.04%0.23%0.95%3.02%6.83%19.55%27.19%42.19%

Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain - unintentional4.04%57.58%30.30%8.08%

How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain - unintentional0.00%12.90%87.10%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypothyroidism (545 people, 18.22%)
  2. Depression (243 people, 8.12%)
  3. Hypertension (171 people, 5.72%)
  4. Thyroid disorder (164 people, 5.48%)
  5. Osteoporosis (156 people, 5.21%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (328 people, 10.96%)
  2. Lipitor (309 people, 10.33%)
  3. Aspirin (289 people, 9.66%)
  4. Premarin (221 people, 7.39%)
  5. Lyrica (218 people, 7.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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