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Review: could Atenolol cause Headache?





Summary: Headache is found among people who take Atenolol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension.

We study 80,052 people who have side effects while taking Atenolol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,675 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Atenolol

Atenolol has active ingredients of atenolol. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Atenolol 82,721 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Headache 199,069 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 80,038 people reported to have side effects when taking Atenolol. Among them, 3,282 people (4.10%) have Headache.

Trend of Headache in Atenolol reports

Time on Atenolol when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache19.28%9.64%4.82%16.87%22.89%13.25%13.25%

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Atenolol * :

FemaleMale
Headache65.86%34.14%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Atenolol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.07%0.21%0.55%1.16%5.31%13.60%26.68%52.43%

Severity of Headache when taking Atenolol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache4.08%57.14%38.78%0.00%

How people recovered from Headache ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache7.14%14.29%78.57%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (592 people, 18.04%)
  2. Depression (188 people, 5.73%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (162 people, 4.94%)
  4. Pain (159 people, 4.84%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (133 people, 4.05%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (674 people, 20.54%)
  2. Hydrochlorothiazide (370 people, 11.27%)
  3. Lipitor (369 people, 11.24%)
  4. Lisinopril (305 people, 9.29%)
  5. Lasix (241 people, 7.34%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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