Review: could Synthroid cause Withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Lyrica, and have Depression.
We study 89,006 people who have side effects while taking Synthroid from FDA and social media. Among them, 185 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome 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)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain. (latest reports from 9,229 Withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 88,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid. Among them, 185 people (0.21%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Synthroid when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Synthroid * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||86.59%||13.41% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Synthroid * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.69%||0.00%||1.38%||13.79%||29.66%||28.28%||26.21% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Synthroid ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (51 people, 27.57%)
- Pain (45 people, 24.32%)
- Hypothyroidism (38 people, 20.54%)
- Back pain (30 people, 16.22%)
- Thyroid disorder (30 people, 16.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lyrica (45 people, 24.32%)
- Duragesic-100 (26 people, 14.05%)
- Neurontin (26 people, 14.05%)
- Wellbutrin (23 people, 12.43%)
- Cymbalta (22 people, 11.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- 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 drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Boniva for a 54-year old woman with Low Thyroid, Osteopenia. The patient has Dizzy, Chest Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Multivitamin, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Losartan, Metoprolol Succinate, Synthroid, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 72-year old woman with Supplement, Sjogren's Syndrome, Hypertension, Cardiac Flutter, Hypothyroidism, Ldl/hdl Ratio Increased. The patient has Laboratory Test Abnormal
- A study of drug interactions between Metoprolol Succinate, Synthroid, Zoloft for a 58-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Hypothyroidism, Chronic Depression. The patient has Depressed Mood
- A study of drug interactions between Carvedilol, Crestor, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 75-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Impotence
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