Could Chantix cause Migraine - from FDA reports
Migraine is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have Quit smoking . We study 74,345 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA. Among them, 531 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.
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Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 75,508 users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, migraine, birth control, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 78,166 Migraine patients).
On Nov, 17, 2016
74,345 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 531 people (0.71%) have Migraine
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Chantix when people have Migraine *:
- < 1 month: 60.21 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.62 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.05 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Chantix *:
- female: 75.2 %
- male: 24.8 %
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Chantix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 9.76 %
- 30-39: 16.57 %
- 40-49: 25.44 %
- 50-59: 32.54 %
- 60+: 15.68 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (41 people, 7.72%)
- Spiriva (40 people, 7.53%)
- Cymbalta (35 people, 6.59%)
- Lyrica (34 people, 6.40%)
- Vicodin (32 people, 6.03%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Chantix, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Pressure (30 people, 5.65%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Nausea (161 people, 30.32%)
- Headache (122 people, 22.98%)
- Stress And Anxiety (105 people, 19.77%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (96 people, 18.08%)
- Depression (91 people, 17.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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