Review: could Xanax cause Hashimoto's thyroiditis?
Summary: Hashimoto's thyroiditis could be caused by Xanax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Percocet, and have Depression.
We study 54,772 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Find out below who they are, when they have Hashimoto's thyroiditis and more.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 54,772 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 18 people (0.03%) have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. They amount to 0.28% of all the 6,442 people who have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis on eHealthMe.
Time on Xanax when people have Hashimoto's thyroiditis * :
Gender of people who have Hashimoto's thyroiditis when taking Xanax * :
|Hashimoto's thyroiditis||84.21%||15.79% |
Age of people who have Hashimoto's thyroiditis when taking Xanax * :
|Hashimoto's thyroiditis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Hashimoto's thyroiditis when taking Xanax ** :
How people recovered from Hashimoto's thyroiditis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (5 people, 27.78%)
- Panic attack (5 people, 27.78%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (4 people, 22.22%)
- Breakthrough pain (4 people, 22.22%)
- Systemic candida (4 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Percocet (7 people, 38.89%)
- Lasix (5 people, 27.78%)
- Nortriptyline hcl (4 people, 22.22%)
- Klonopin (4 people, 22.22%)
- Aciphex (4 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 years ago):
Nelleke on Jun, 14, 2012:
My dokter has found a thyroid nodule (struma) and I am using Xanax now for more then 8 years because of sleepingproblems.
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