Synthroid and Tinnitus - from FDA reports
Tinnitus is found among people who take Synthroid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Tinnitus 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, 19, 2017
140,558 people reported to have side effects when taking Synthroid.
Among them, 835 people (0.59%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Synthroid when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 14.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.71 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 17.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.71 %
- 5 - 10 years: 28.57 %
- 10+ years: 17.86 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid *:
- female: 85.66 %
- male: 14.34 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Synthroid *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.88 %
- 20-29: 1.33 %
- 30-39: 4.87 %
- 40-49: 13.42 %
- 50-59: 26.25 %
- 60+: 53.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (79 people, 9.46%)
- Depression (79 people, 9.46%)
- Osteoporosis (75 people, 8.98%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (74 people, 8.86%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (37 people, 4.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fosamax (112 people, 13.41%)
- Lipitor (96 people, 11.50%)
- Premarin (82 people, 9.82%)
- Celebrex (75 people, 8.98%)
- Xanax (74 people, 8.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (243 people, 29.10%)
- Headache (180 people, 21.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (163 people, 19.52%)
- Fatigue (157 people, 18.80%)
- High Blood Pressure (152 people, 18.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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