Review: could Biotin cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 1,447 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 98 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Biotin has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from 1,700 Biotin users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,450 Headache patients)
On Apr, 24, 2015: 1,447 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 98 people (6.77%) have Headache.
Time on Biotin when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Headache when taking Biotin * :
Severity of Headache when taking Biotin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (17 people, 17.35%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 16.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 14.29%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (10 people, 10.20%)
- Prophylaxis (9 people, 9.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (46 people, 46.94%)
- Cymbalta (27 people, 27.55%)
- Simvastatin (24 people, 24.49%)
- Nexium (23 people, 23.47%)
- Ambien (23 people, 23.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Lamictal for a 34-year old woman with Mood Disorder. The patient has Lymph Nodes - Swollen, Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Bentyl, Ibuprofen, Phenergan, Xanax, Paxil for a 37-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Pain, Nausea, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Nose - Congested, Headache, Sensation Of Pressure In Ear
- A study of drug interactions between St. John's Wort, Vitamin C, Biotin, Zyrtec, Garlic, Multivitamin, L-Lysine, Indian Tumeric, Tylenol W/ Codeine No. 3, Sertraline, Relpax, Butalbital, Acetaminophen And Caffeine, Baclofen, Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride, Bupropion Hydrochloride for a 37-year old woman with Dysthymic Disorder, Acne Cystic, Rhinitis, General Physical Health Deterioration, Pain - Leg, Migraine, Belching.
- A study of side effects of Meclizine for a 35-year old woman with Vertigo. The patient has Headache
Recent Biotin related drug comparison:
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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