Could Cellcept cause Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Cellcept, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prograf, and have Kidney transplant . We study 20,014 people who have side effects while taking Cellcept from FDA. Among them, 526 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Cellcept

Cellcept has active ingredients of mycophenolate mofetil. It is often used in kidney transplant. (latest outcomes from Cellcept 20,906 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 305,964 Headache patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

20,014 people reported to have side effects when taking Cellcept.
Among them, 526 people (2.63%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cellcept cause Headache?

Time on Cellcept when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 27.42 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 24.19 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.06 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 17.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.68 %
  • 10+ years: 1.61 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Cellcept *:

  • female: 61.3 %
  • male: 38.7 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Cellcept *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.0 %
  • 10-19: 8.24 %
  • 20-29: 6.46 %
  • 30-39: 18.26 %
  • 40-49: 20.04 %
  • 50-59: 24.94 %
  • 60+: 20.04 %

Severity of Headache **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Kidney Transplant (70 people, 13.31%)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (50 people, 9.51%)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (35 people, 6.65%)
  • High Blood Pressure (34 people, 6.46%)
  • Pain (20 people, 3.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prograf (142 people, 27.00%)
  • Prednisone (112 people, 21.29%)
  • Prednisone. (73 people, 13.88%)
  • Lasix (58 people, 11.03%)
  • Neoral (57 people, 10.84%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (135 people, 25.67%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (96 people, 18.25%)
  • Diarrhea (89 people, 16.92%)
  • Fever (78 people, 14.83%)
  • Fatigue (78 people, 14.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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