Who have Headache with Atacand?


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Atacand, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Norvasc, and have High blood pressure . We study 16,534 people who have side effects while taking Atacand from FDA and social media. Among them, 610 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Atacand

Atacand has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atacand 17,250 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 305,936 Headache patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

16,534 people reported to have side effects when taking Atacand.
Among them, 610 people (3.69%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Atacand cause Headache?

Time on Atacand when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 20.59 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 11.76 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.41 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 47.06 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 11.76 %
  • 10+ years: 4.41 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Atacand *:

  • female: 72.95 %
  • male: 27.05 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Atacand *:

  • 0-1: 0.39 %
  • 2-9: 0.19 %
  • 10-19: 0.39 %
  • 20-29: 1.16 %
  • 30-39: 3.29 %
  • 40-49: 6.38 %
  • 50-59: 32.69 %
  • 60+: 55.51 %

Severity of Headache **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Headache **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Norvasc (76 people, 12.46%)
  • Xanax (67 people, 10.98%)
  • Lasix (55 people, 9.02%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (55 people, 9.02%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (53 people, 8.69%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Atacand, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Cholesterol (60 people, 9.84%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (40 people, 6.56%)
  • Convulsion (32 people, 5.25%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • High Blood Pressure (188 people, 30.82%)
  • Dizziness (185 people, 30.33%)
  • Nausea (123 people, 20.16%)
  • Fatigue (104 people, 17.05%)
  • Weakness (103 people, 16.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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