Review: could Abilify cause Migraine?
Summary: Migraine is found among people who take Abilify, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 28,417 people who have side effects while taking Abilify from FDA and social media. Among them, 151 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.
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Abilify has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Abilify 30,166 users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.(latest reports from Migraine 47,669 patients)
On Nov, 28, 2014: 28,408 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 152 people (0.54%) have Migraine.
Time on Abilify when people have Migraine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Abilify * :
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Abilify * :
Severity of Migraine when taking Abilify ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Migraine ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (55 people, 36.18%)
- Bipolar disorder (46 people, 30.26%)
- Anxiety (27 people, 17.76%)
- Migraine (15 people, 9.87%)
- Schizophrenia (15 people, 9.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (55 people, 36.18%)
- Zyprexa (41 people, 26.97%)
- Risperdal (39 people, 25.66%)
- Geodon (38 people, 25.00%)
- Depakote (32 people, 21.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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