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A study for a 62-year old woman who takes Synthroid, Amlodipine, Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide, Garcinia Cambogia

Summary: 1,807 female patients aged 62 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 62 year old female patient who has Total thyroidectomy, Hypertension, Weight Loss. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,791 Synthroid users)

Amlodipine has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 46,578 Amlodipine users)

Losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide; losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 987 Losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide users)

Garcinia cambogia has active ingredients of garcinia. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from 237 Garcinia cambogia users)

What are the conditions

Total thyroidectomy (complete removal of the thyroid) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl. (latest reports from 1,908 Total Thyroidectomy patients)

Hypertension (high blood pressure) can be treated by Lisinopril, Atenolol, Amlodipine Besylate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Diovan, Norvasc. (latest reports from 351,512 Hypertension patients)

Weight loss can be treated by Phentermine Hydrochloride, Phentermine, Adipex-p, Alli, Meridia, Garcinia Cambogia. (latest reports from 20,246 Weight Loss patients)

On Jan, 22, 2015: 1,807 females aged 60 (±5) who take Synthroid, Amlodipine, Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide, Garcinia Cambogia are studied

Synthroid, Amlodipine, Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide, Garcinia Cambogia outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 60

Gender: female

Conditions: Total thyroidectomy, Hypertension, Weight Loss

Drugs taking:
- Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium): used for 1 - 2 years
- Amlodipine (amlodipine besylate): used for 10+ years
- Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide (hydrochlorothiazide; losartan potassium): used for 5 - 10 years
- Garcinia Cambogia (garcinia): used for < 1 month

Comments from or about the patient: what are the side effects of combining garcinia cambogia and synthroid on a daily basis?
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eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Synthroid is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
80.00%
(4 of 5 people)
73.68%
(14 of 19 people)
n/a
Amlodipine is effectiven/a33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/a45.45%
(5 of 11 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
100.00%
(8 of 8 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide is effectiven/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a
Garcinia Cambogia is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
DizzinessHepatic Failure (liver failure)Arthralgia (joint pain)Hair Texture AbnormalTransient Ischaemic Attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)Migraine (headache)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Loss Of ConsciousnessDizzinessCoughDesquamation Mouth (mouth ulcer)Sleep DisorderHypertension (high blood pressure)Mitral Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)Chest Pain
Weight DecreasedHepatic Necrosis (large portions of liver die off due to severe liver disease)Hypercholesterolaemia (high levels of cholesterol in the blood)Rash ScalyCerebrovascular Disorder (disease of brain)Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)Respiratory Failure (inadequate gas exchange by the respiratory system)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)Liver TransplantHeadache (pain in head)Gallbladder DisorderCoordination Abnormal (abnormal movement)OverdosePleural Effusion (water on the lungs)Pain
Headache (pain in head)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Hypertension (high blood pressure)Skin ReactionBreast Neoplasm (non cancerous tumour of breast)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)Thyroid Cancer Metastatic (thyroid cancer spreads to other part)Dizziness
Burning SensationAtelectasis (partial or complete collapse of the lung)Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)DizzinessBlood Cholesterol IncreasedDyspepsia (indigestion)Hair LossHeadache (pain in head)
Ingrowing NailInjuryHypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)Vestibular Disorder (disorders of the body's balance (vestibular) system in the inner ear)VertigoConvulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Liver Function Test AbnormalGeneralised Oedema (swelling all over the body)VomitingGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)Cardiac DisorderGingival Infection (gum infection)Fall
Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)Feeling AbnormalTransient Ischaemic Attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))Anxiety Disorder (excessive, uncontrollable, unexplained and often irrational worry)Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)Gingival Pain (gum pain)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Cystitis (inflammation of the wall of the bladder)Cholecystitis Chronic NosDizzinessOesophagitis (inflammation of oesophagus)Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings)Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)Gingival Ulceration (ulcer on gums)Drug Ineffective

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group:
- support group for people who have Hypertension
- support group for people who have Total Thyroidectomy
- support group for people who have Weight Loss
- support group for people who take Amlodipine
- support group for people who take Garcinia Cambogia
- support group for people who take Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide
- support group for people who take Synthroid

Recent conversations of related support groups:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • How do i change the drugs listed for me?
    sleep disorders, disorientation, trouble concentrating
  • Why would i get copd since i never smoked?
    I have several autoimmune disorders, I was shocked to get the COPD diagnosis since I have never smoked but I had second hand smoke first 23 years of my life.
    My doctor said my Autoimmune Hepatitis and Primary Biliary Cholingitis set me up for COPD.
  • Does/can inulin (chicory root extract) interact with lithium?
    I am taking all these antibiotics for 14 days to get rid of the H Pylori bacteria in my stomach. I want to replace the good bacteria lost and avoid diahhrea by taking a probiotic daily. However, I have noticed the use of inulin (chicory root extract) in the probiotic. I need to know if I can take the probiotic -- (includes chicory root) with my daily medication -- namely lithium or will there be a drug interaction between them or increase/decrease of my lithium blood level? Thank you!
  • I am prescribed amlodopine for high blood pressure, 10mg daily. is it okay to combine garcinia cambogia for weight loss? (1 answer)
    I have a prescription of Amlodipine 10mg tabs for high blood pressure. I would like to begin taking Garcinia Cambogia and would like to hear if anyone has had any adverse reaction to this combination or positive results, as well.
  • Has anyone been prescribed methotrexate for granuloma annulare?
    I have had GA for 2 years now, however it has gotten progressively worse the past 6 months. It has now spread over 80% of my body. I am seeing an Endocrinologist next week as I believe my thyroid may play a big role in this. My Regular Dr. suggested I speak to Endocrinologist about a drug called Methotrexate. Has anyone taken this for GA, and if so, can you please tell me if it is working, side effects etc?
    I am desperate for some relief!
    Thanks

More questions for: Garcinia Cambogia, Hypertension, Losartan Potassium And Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Total thyroidectomy, Weight Loss

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  • I have had serious back surgery and also have a fractured spine and broken ribs along with DDD. arthritis and so on. I take meloxicam and it it useless as tits on a bull. I also take omeprazole and I still get heart burn occasionally.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • weakness after taking pills in morning

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Have had a cough for over 2 years, have changed medications, no effect.
    Getting worse last 2,months

    Reply

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