Xanax and Hashimoto's thyroiditis - from FDA reports


Hashimoto's thyroiditis is found among people who take Xanax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Synthroid, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Hashimoto's thyroiditis with Xanax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 84,702 people who have side effects when taking Xanax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

84,702 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax.
Among them, 32 people (0.04%) have Hashimoto's thyroiditis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xanax cause Hashimoto's thyroiditis?

Gender of people who have Hashimoto's thyroiditis when taking Xanax *:

  • female: 71.88 %
  • male: 28.12 %

Age of people who have Hashimoto's thyroiditis when taking Xanax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 26.32 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 42.11 %
  • 50-59: 15.79 %
  • 60+: 15.79 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Depression (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Thyroid Diseases (5 people, 15.62%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (4 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (12 people, 37.50%)
  • Oxycontin (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Percocet (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Cymbalta (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Lasix (6 people, 18.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (11 people, 34.38%)
  • Weight Increased (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Malaise (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Drug Ineffective (8 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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