Review: could Clopidogrel cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Clopidogrel, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 9,714 people who have side effects while taking Clopidogrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 238 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Clopidogrel has active ingredients of clopidogrel. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 9,897 Clopidogrel users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,378 Headache patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 9,708 people reported to have side effects when taking Clopidogrel. Among them, 238 people (2.45%) have Headache.
Time on Clopidogrel when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Clopidogrel * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Clopidogrel * :
Severity of Headache when taking Clopidogrel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (31 people, 13.03%)
- Pulmonary embolism (30 people, 12.61%)
- Chest pain (27 people, 11.34%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (18 people, 7.56%)
- Periorbital cellulitis (16 people, 6.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (103 people, 43.28%)
- Simvastatin (45 people, 18.91%)
- Plavix (39 people, 16.39%)
- Omeprazole (39 people, 16.39%)
- Ciprofloxacin (39 people, 16.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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