Who have Interstitial lung disease with Levoxyl - from FDA reports


Interstitial lung disease is found among people who take Levoxyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,345 people who have side effects when taking Levoxyl from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 06, 2018

20,345 people reported to have side effects when taking Levoxyl.
Among them, 32 people (0.16%) have Interstitial lung disease


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Levoxyl cause Interstitial lung disease?

Time on Levoxyl when people have Interstitial lung disease *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Levoxyl *:

  • female: 71.88 %
  • male: 28.12 %

Age of people who have Interstitial lung disease when taking Levoxyl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.41 %
  • 50-59: 14.81 %
  • 60+: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 10 people, 31.25%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 7 people, 21.88%
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 4 people, 12.50%
  4. Rickets (softening of bones): 4 people, 12.50%
  5. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 4 people, 12.50%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Fosamax: 12 people, 37.50%
  2. Neurontin: 8 people, 25.00%
  3. Zocor: 6 people, 18.75%
  4. Dyazide: 6 people, 18.75%
  5. Prednisone: 6 people, 18.75%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weight Decreased: 8 people, 25.00%
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 8 people, 25.00%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 8 people, 25.00%
  4. Aortic Arteriosclerosis (hardening of the aortic arteries): 7 people, 21.88%
  5. Spinal Osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine): 7 people, 21.88%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



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