A study for a 59 year old woman who takes Synthroid - from FDA reports


Summary

47,231 females aged 59 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 59 year old female patient who has Autoimmune Thyroiditis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Jun, 19, 2017

47,231 females aged 59 (±5) who takes Synthroid are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Synthroid for a 59-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 59
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Autoimmune Thyroiditis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)
  • Side effects: Eye Pruritus

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Eye Pruritus: 78 (0.17% of females aged 59 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (4,255 people, 9.01%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (3,525 people, 7.46%)
  • Pain (2,422 people, 5.13%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1,943 people, 4.11%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (1,890 people, 4.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (3,513 people, 7.44%)
  • Lipitor (3,102 people, 6.57%)
  • Premarin (3,092 people, 6.55%)
  • Methotrexate (2,735 people, 5.79%)
  • Aspirin (2,680 people, 5.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (4,106 people, 8.69%)
  • Fatigue (3,547 people, 7.51%)
  • Drug Ineffective (3,024 people, 6.40%)
  • Headache (3,006 people, 6.36%)
  • Weakness (2,721 people, 5.76%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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