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Review: could Bactrim ds cause Headache?





Summary: Headache is found among people who take Bactrim ds, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diflucan, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 6,434 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 342 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Bactrim ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 6,915 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 Dec, 12, 2014: 6,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim ds. Among them, 342 people (5.32%) have Headache.

Trend of Headache in Bactrim ds reports

Time on Bactrim ds when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache77.14%11.43%2.86%2.86%5.71%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Bactrim ds * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.00%0.96%12.78%7.03%14.38%27.48%15.34%22.04%

Severity of Headache when taking Bactrim ds ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache0.00%50.00%40.00%10.00%

How people recovered from Headache ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache50.00%0.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (30 people, 8.77%)
  2. Headache (24 people, 7.02%)
  3. Hypertension (21 people, 6.14%)
  4. Rhinitis (21 people, 6.14%)
  5. Hiv infection (18 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Diflucan (41 people, 11.99%)
  2. Amoxicillin (38 people, 11.11%)
  3. Claritin (37 people, 10.82%)
  4. Clonidine (33 people, 9.65%)
  5. Prednisone (32 people, 9.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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