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 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.
Time on Synthroid when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||7.76%||12.65%||5.31%||12.24%||11.84%||11.02%||39.18% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||89.99%||10.01% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.04%||0.23%||0.95%||3.02%||6.83%||19.55%||27.19%||42.19% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Synthroid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain - unintentional||4.04%||57.58%||30.30%||8.08% |
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||12.90%||87.10% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (545 people, 18.22%)
- Depression (243 people, 8.12%)
- Hypertension (171 people, 5.72%)
- Thyroid disorder (164 people, 5.48%)
- Osteoporosis (156 people, 5.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (328 people, 10.96%)
- Lipitor (309 people, 10.33%)
- Aspirin (289 people, 9.66%)
- Premarin (221 people, 7.39%)
- Lyrica (218 people, 7.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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