Synthroid and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Lasix, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain - unintentional with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140,558 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 19, 2017

140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 4,610 people (3.28%) have Weight gain - unintentional


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Weight gain - unintentional?

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

  • < 1 month: 10.06 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.53 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.15 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.53 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.26 %
  • 10+ years: 39.11 %

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

  • female: 89.09 %
  • male: 10.91 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.26 %
  • 10-19: 0.96 %
  • 20-29: 2.68 %
  • 30-39: 6.12 %
  • 40-49: 17.36 %
  • 50-59: 27.32 %
  • 60+: 45.24 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (348 people, 7.55%)
  • High Blood Pressure (299 people, 6.49%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (286 people, 6.20%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (270 people, 5.86%)
  • Pain (239 people, 5.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (426 people, 9.24%)
  • Lipitor (394 people, 8.55%)
  • Lyrica (328 people, 7.11%)
  • Xanax (271 people, 5.88%)
  • Premarin (246 people, 5.34%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (957 people, 20.76%)
  • Nausea (570 people, 12.36%)
  • High Blood Pressure (541 people, 11.74%)
  • Weakness (520 people, 11.28%)
  • Headache (514 people, 11.15%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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