Review: could Atacand cause Headaches (Headache)?
Summary: Headaches 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 Atacand hct, and have High blood pressure.
We study 14,901 people who have side effects while taking Atacand from FDA and social media. Among them, 509 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Atacand has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 15,228 Atacand users)
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 168,958 Headaches patients)
On Apr, 11, 2015: 14,901 people reported to have side effects when taking Atacand. Among them, 509 people (3.42%) have Headaches.
Time on Atacand when people have Headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Atacand * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Atacand * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Atacand ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headaches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (245 people, 48.13%)
- Convulsion (45 people, 8.84%)
- Ingrowing nail (33 people, 6.48%)
- Heart rate abnormal (25 people, 4.91%)
- Osteoporosis (22 people, 4.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Atacand hct (100 people, 19.65%)
- Aspirin (82 people, 16.11%)
- Xanax (76 people, 14.93%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (72 people, 14.15%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (69 people, 13.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Veramyst, Symbicort for a 19-year old boy with Rhinitis, Asthma. The patient has Headache
- A study of side effects of Quetiapine Fumarate for a 20-year old woman with Miscarriage. The patient has Depression, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Yellow Skin, Stomach Pain, Irritability, Decreased Appetite, Headache, Nausea
- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 62-year old woman with Sudden Hearing Loss. The patient has Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Crestor, Dyazide for a 52-year old woman with Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension. The patient has Headache, Night Sweats
- A study of side effects of Lamictal for a 34-year old woman with Mood Disorder. The patient has Lymph Nodes - Swollen, Headache
Recent Atacand related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Candesartan Cilexetil, Ramipril for a 70-year old woman who has Atrial Fibrillation
- Comparions of Evista, Prednisone, Atacand for a 80-year old woman who has Osteoporosis Postmenopausal
- Comparions of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Telmisartan, Valsartan, Ramipril, Candesartan Cilexetil for a 55-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Benicar, Bystolic, Diovan, Candesartan Cilexetil, Telmisartan for a 49-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Mirtazapine, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Amlodipine, Candesartan Cilexetil, Bisoprolol Fumarate for a 56-year old man who has Heart Failure
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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