Review: could Atacand cause Headache?
Summary: Headache could be caused by Atacand, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Atacand hct, and have Hypertension.
We study 14,887 people who have side effects while taking Atacand from FDA and social media. Among them, 509 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Atacand (latest outcomes from 15,210 users) has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,201,910 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 14,866 people reported to have side effects when taking Atacand. Among them, 653 people (4.39%) have Headache. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,200,890 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.
Time on Atacand when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Atacand * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Atacand * :
Severity of Headache when taking Atacand ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (245 people, 37.52%)
- Convulsion (45 people, 6.89%)
- Ingrowing nail (33 people, 5.05%)
- Blood pressure (25 people, 3.83%)
- Heart rate abnormal (25 people, 3.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atacand hct (108 people, 16.54%)
- Aspirin (93 people, 14.24%)
- Xanax (85 people, 13.02%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (79 people, 12.10%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (72 people, 11.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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