Synthroid and Rash - from FDA reports


Summary

Rash is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Rash 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, 18, 2017

140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 6,084 people (4.33%) have Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Synthroid cause Rash?

Time on Synthroid when people have Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 27.01 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.84 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.3 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.22 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.95 %
  • 10+ years: 10.95 %

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Synthroid *:

  • female: 83.43 %
  • male: 16.57 %

Age of people who have Rash when taking Synthroid *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.21 %
  • 10-19: 0.38 %
  • 20-29: 1.71 %
  • 30-39: 5.67 %
  • 40-49: 12.53 %
  • 50-59: 23.78 %
  • 60+: 55.64 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (532 people, 8.74%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (478 people, 7.86%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (444 people, 7.30%)
  • Pain (312 people, 5.13%)
  • Osteoporosis (281 people, 4.62%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (578 people, 9.50%)
  • Aspirin (546 people, 8.97%)
  • Lipitor (459 people, 7.54%)
  • Nexium (375 people, 6.16%)
  • Xanax (371 people, 6.10%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Itching (1,145 people, 18.82%)
  • Fatigue (919 people, 15.11%)
  • Nausea (825 people, 13.56%)
  • Pain (801 people, 13.17%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (697 people, 11.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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