Review: could Decadron cause Migraine?
Summary: Migraine is found among people who take Decadron, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 24,692 people who have side effects while taking Decadron from FDA and social media. Among them, 99 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.
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Decadron has active ingredients of dexamethasone. It is often used in swelling. (latest outcomes from 24,814 Decadron users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 51,619 Migraine patients)
On Jan, 13, 2015: 24,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Decadron. Among them, 99 people (0.40%) have Migraine.
Time on Decadron when people have Migraine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Decadron * :
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Decadron * :
Severity of Migraine when taking Decadron ** :
How people recovered from Migraine ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (30 people, 30.30%)
- Depression (17 people, 17.17%)
- Nausea (14 people, 14.14%)
- Oral pain (12 people, 12.12%)
- Oedema (12 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (68 people, 68.69%)
- Aredia (61 people, 61.62%)
- Compazine (38 people, 38.38%)
- Xanax (34 people, 34.34%)
- Flagyl (32 people, 32.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have had the history of seizures, kidney stones, high blood pressure and migraine headaches. i am soon going back to school and need something to help with memory . what is best to help in this way
Not sure what I am suppose to write here. My mind is never clear and it feels as if there is swelling that keeps me from wanting to learn or work. Taking IBprofen helps take some of the swelling away but not all.
- Why when i have a migraine i feel the need to eat more and more? (2 answers)
Can someone please help me why when I get a migraine I have the need for excessive eating? I get the feeling that if I eat more I will feel better. I am now 43 years old woman and my migraines the last three years get worse and worse. Both more intense and more often ( like twice or even three times a week). I am on Effexor that is treating depression 75mg per day. Can someone advise me what can I do? I feel so much helpless and frustrated as my quality of life has deterioted so much.
- What can i do to combat side effects of decadron?
I was diagnosed with Neurocystercircosis, with edemas, due to parasites from a tape worm. Been on and off Decadron for 5 months and every time I get off of it, I end up with brain swelling and in the emergency room, and back to high dosage Decadron.
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FEB. LAST DOSE OF RUTUXIN....ANYONE OUT THERE AVE ANY SUGGESTIONS...
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since childhood, got more frequent in last year,have seen neuro and diagnosed with facial migraines and its causes
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I have a history of pituitary brain tumors (one as an infant, surgically removed and treated with chemo, and one at the age of 7 treated through radiation). I had another brain tumor (miningeoma behind the eye nerves) that has led to these latest bouts of headaches and my rethinking of my health. I have always struggled with weight and am on every hormone replacement due to the effect on my pituitary. I am currently on a mostly vegan diet, which I have generally enjoyed but am starting to reevaluate.
From this study (1 day ago):
Hormone replacement therapy through drugs for almost entire life, since first brain tumor in 1992
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