Review: could Xanax cause Hashimoto's thyroiditis?
We study 54,897 people who have side effects while taking Xanax from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Find out below who they are, when they have Hashimoto's thyroiditis and more.
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Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,837 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Hashimoto's thyroiditis (chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis is an autoimmune disease in which the thyroid gland is attacked by a variety of cell) (latest reports from 6,557 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia.
On Jul, 24, 2014: 54,897 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 18 people (0.03%) have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. They amount to 0.27% of all the 6,550 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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