Bactrim and Headaches - from FDA reports


Summary

Headaches is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Headaches with Bactrim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,323 people who have side effects when taking Bactrim from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

42,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 1,719 people (4.06%) have Headaches


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim cause Headaches?

Time on Bactrim when people have Headaches *:

  • < 1 month: 68.13 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.4 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.1 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.4 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.55 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Bactrim *:

  • female: 56.73 %
  • male: 43.27 %

Age of people who have Headaches when taking Bactrim *:

  • 0-1: 0.07 %
  • 2-9: 4.13 %
  • 10-19: 9.03 %
  • 20-29: 8.4 %
  • 30-39: 14.42 %
  • 40-49: 22.32 %
  • 50-59: 18.89 %
  • 60+: 22.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (122 people, 7.10%)
  • Pain (103 people, 5.99%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (84 people, 4.89%)
  • Preventive Health Care (83 people, 4.83%)
  • Depression (62 people, 3.61%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (178 people, 10.35%)
  • Ambien (140 people, 8.14%)
  • Ativan (135 people, 7.85%)
  • Levaquin (132 people, 7.68%)
  • Lasix (131 people, 7.62%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (535 people, 31.12%)
  • Fever (468 people, 27.23%)
  • Fatigue (341 people, 19.84%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (340 people, 19.78%)
  • Dizziness (317 people, 18.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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