Cytomel and Broken bone - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Broken bone is found among people who take Cytomel, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Cytomel and have Broken bone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,191 people who have side effects when taking Cytomel from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Feb, 05, 2023

6,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Cytomel.
Among them, 16 people (0.26%) have Broken bone.

What is Cytomel?

Cytomel has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. eHealthMe is studying from 6,950 Cytomel users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Broken bone?

Broken bone is found to be associated with 2,098 drugs and 1,363 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Cytomel and Broken bone reports submitted per year:

Could Cytomel cause Broken bone?

Gender of people who have Broken bone when taking Cytomel *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Broken bone when taking Cytomel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 73.33 %
  • 60+: 26.67 %

Common drugs people take besides Cytomel *:

  1. Synthroid: 12 people, 75.00%
  2. Fosamax: 9 people, 56.25%
  3. Klonopin: 9 people, 56.25%
  4. Zoloft: 9 people, 56.25%
  5. Zyprexa: 8 people, 50.00%
  6. Ambien: 8 people, 50.00%
  7. Wellbutrin: 8 people, 50.00%
  8. Lipitor: 8 people, 50.00%
  9. Vivelle: 8 people, 50.00%
  10. Remeron: 8 people, 50.00%

Common side effects people have besides Broken bone *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 9 people, 56.25%
  2. Low Turnover Osteopathy (slow removal of old bone and its replacement by new bone): 8 people, 50.00%
  3. Depression: 8 people, 50.00%
  4. Hypophosphataemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of phosphate in the blood): 8 people, 50.00%
  5. Weight Increased: 8 people, 50.00%
  6. Arteriospasm Coronary (spasm of the large- or medium-sized coronary arteries): 8 people, 50.00%
  7. Glucose Tolerance Impaired (blood glucose is raised beyond normal levels, but not high enough to warrant a diabetes diagnosis): 8 people, 50.00%
  8. Femur Fracture: 8 people, 50.00%
  9. Infection: 7 people, 43.75%
  10. Fall: 7 people, 43.75%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 9 people, 56.25%
  2. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 8 people, 50.00%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 7 people, 43.75%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 2 people, 12.50%
  5. Weight Abnormal: 1 person, 6.25%
  6. Varices Oesophageal (enlarged and swollen veins at the bottom of the oesophagus, near the stomach): 1 person, 6.25%
  7. Pain: 1 person, 6.25%
  8. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 1 person, 6.25%
  9. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 6.25%
  10. Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability): 1 person, 6.25%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Cytomel and have Broken bone?

Check whether Broken bone is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on liothyronine sodium (the active ingredients of Cytomel) and Cytomel (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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