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Review: could Abilify cause Migraine?

We study 28,378 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

Abilify (latest outcomes from 30,116 users) has active ingredients of aripiprazole. It is often used in depression.

Migraine

Migraine (headache) (latest reports from 174,482 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.

On Aug, 13, 2014: 28,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Abilify. Among them, 152 people (0.54%) have Migraine. They amount to 0.09% of all the 171,502 people who have Migraine on eHealthMe.

Trend of Migraine in Abilify reports

Time on Abilify when people have Migraine * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Migraine41.67%16.67%4.17%16.67%12.50%8.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Abilify * :

FemaleMale
Migraine87.88%12.12%

Age of people who have Migraine when taking Abilify * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Migraine0.68%1.35%9.46%10.81%16.89%35.81%22.30%2.70%

Severity of Migraine when taking Abilify ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Migraine0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Migraine ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Migraine0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (55 people, 36.18%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (46 people, 30.26%)
  3. Anxiety (27 people, 17.76%)
  4. Migraine (15 people, 9.87%)
  5. Schizophrenia (15 people, 9.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (55 people, 36.18%)
  2. Zyprexa (41 people, 26.97%)
  3. Risperdal (39 people, 25.66%)
  4. Geodon (38 people, 25.00%)
  5. Depakote (32 people, 21.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Aletta Martz on Mar, 17, 2010:

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    Pat Puckett on Apr, 2, 2010:

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    miss lee on Apr, 8, 2010:

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    Mirendela on May, 23, 2011:

    tremor, and sleeping disorder, depression, my doctor still wanted me to eat them as she claimed I was schizofrenic.
    Although I stopped eating them for more than 8 months ago, I have not experienced a new psycosis, and with this facit, I was not scizofrenic, I am happy without tablets,
    the dr ordinated me litium because of the deppression and claimed I was bipolar, I stopped with litium and i am happy and calm, not suffering from psycosis nor depression. The psycosis I think I got because I did not sleep much for some years and was very active!

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    Julie on Oct, 31, 2012:

    My question is that I have an 8 yr old daughter who has been on abilify for less than a year. She had recent blood work done and her triglycerides were 142. She is extremely active, great shape, into soccer. The PCP didn't seem to concern and couldn't tell me whether the medication was the cause. dr that prescribed it thought it was very high. Does anyone have any answers on this or comments.

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    Martin on Jul, 28, 2014:

    I have been taking Abilify since 2007 and my triglycerides are very high even though I don't eat lots of sweets or fatty foods. Unfortunately it becomes very hard to control without other medicines which I do not want to take.

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