Synthroid and Fatigue - from FDA reports


Summary

Fatigue is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Fatigue with Synthroid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140,558 people who have side effects when taking Synthroid from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 16, 2017

140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 11,253 people (8.01%) have Fatigue


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Fatigue?

Time on Synthroid when people have Fatigue *:

  • < 1 month: 23.47 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.94 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.86 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.86 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.61 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.94 %
  • 10+ years: 17.33 %

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 81.93 %
  • male: 18.07 %

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.08 %
  • 2-9: 0.15 %
  • 10-19: 0.62 %
  • 20-29: 1.45 %
  • 30-39: 5.64 %
  • 40-49: 13.4 %
  • 50-59: 22.71 %
  • 60+: 55.94 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (792 people, 7.04%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (622 people, 5.53%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (615 people, 5.47%)
  • Depression (614 people, 5.46%)
  • Osteoporosis (564 people, 5.01%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (1,062 people, 9.44%)
  • Lipitor (952 people, 8.46%)
  • Aspirin (834 people, 7.41%)
  • Nexium (721 people, 6.41%)
  • Xanax (720 people, 6.40%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (2,654 people, 23.58%)
  • Nausea (2,365 people, 21.02%)
  • Dizziness (1,728 people, 15.36%)
  • Headache (1,713 people, 15.22%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (1,588 people, 14.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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