Sutent and Hypothyroidism - from FDA reports


Summary

Hypothyroidism is found among people who take Sutent, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastatic renal cell carcinoma. This review analyzes which people have Hypothyroidism with Sutent. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,178 people who have side effects when taking Sutent from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 28, 2017

31,178 people reported to have side effects when taking Sutent.
Among them, 515 people (1.65%) have Hypothyroidism


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sutent cause Hypothyroidism?

Time on Sutent when people have Hypothyroidism *:

  • < 1 month: 35.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.79 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.37 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.58 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hypothyroidism when taking Sutent *:

  • female: 43.58 %
  • male: 56.42 %

Age of people who have Hypothyroidism when taking Sutent *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.26 %
  • 10-19: 1.31 %
  • 20-29: 0.79 %
  • 30-39: 4.2 %
  • 40-49: 4.99 %
  • 50-59: 23.1 %
  • 60+: 65.35 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma (116 people, 22.52%)
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (48 people, 9.32%)
  • High Blood Pressure (47 people, 9.13%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (22 people, 4.27%)
  • Depression (19 people, 3.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (55 people, 10.68%)
  • Lisinopril (40 people, 7.77%)
  • Synthroid (39 people, 7.57%)
  • Aspirin (39 people, 7.57%)
  • Lipitor (37 people, 7.18%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (138 people, 26.80%)
  • High Blood Pressure (125 people, 24.27%)
  • Diarrhea (109 people, 21.17%)
  • Weakness (104 people, 20.19%)
  • Nausea (91 people, 17.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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