Synthroid and Myoclonus - from FDA reports
Myoclonus is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Myoclonus 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 Jan, 14, 2018
140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 64 people (0.05%) have Myoclonus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Myoclonus *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 100 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Myoclonus when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 70.31 %
- male: 29.69 %
Age of people who have Myoclonus when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.72 %
- 30-39: 3.45 %
- 40-49: 10.34 %
- 50-59: 25.86 %
- 60+: 58.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 10.94%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (5 people, 7.81%)
- Schizophrenia (4 people, 6.25%)
- Neuralgia (3 people, 4.69%)
- Diabetes (3 people, 4.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (17 people, 26.56%)
- Lasix (15 people, 23.44%)
- Provigil (12 people, 18.75%)
- Prevacid (12 people, 18.75%)
- Neurontin (12 people, 18.75%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (26 people, 40.62%)
- Headache (24 people, 37.50%)
- Fatigue (23 people, 35.94%)
- Nausea (22 people, 34.38%)
- Dizziness (22 people, 34.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hi I am taking syntroid for 35 years The last 7 years I have high uric acid in my blood tests, severe pain all joints, especially knees, and neck, and head, It’s and very sharp pain, it’s unbearable, from 1-10 is 8-9, Any suggestions please? Sofia
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Okay. I am starting to take omeprazole for the second time. I am coming off Ranitidine 300 and after a visit with my GP today, he told me that I can stop the Ranitidine and just take the omeprazole. I wonder if I take the levothyroxine 50mg at 6 am (which I do every morning) can I take the ...
I have been taking Thyroxine for 37 years and have already had a total left hip replacement 3 years ago. I am 66. I am now having the same pain in my right hip and fear I will have to have another hip replacement within the next 6 months. Is this due to taking this drug for so long?