Review: could Atacand cause Headaches?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 21, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 14,850 people who take Atacand. Among them, 477 have Headaches. See who they are, when they have Headaches and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Atacand (latest outcomes from 14,476 users) has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Atacand include high blood pressure, hypertension aggravated, fatigue, dizziness, weakness.
Headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,165,313 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 14,850 people reported to have side effects when taking Atacand. Among them, 509 people (3.43%) 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%)
- Blood pressure (25 people, 4.91%)
- Heart rate abnormal (25 people, 4.91%)
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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