Review: could Glimepiride cause Headache?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 10,078 people who take Glimepiride. Among them, 269 have Headache. See who they are, when they have Headache and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Glimepiride (latest outcomes from 9,656 users) has active ingredients of glimepiride. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Glimepiride include blood glucose increased, nausea, weight decreased, fatigue, fatigue aggravated.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,167,864 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 9, 2014: 9,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Glimepiride. Among them, 269 people (2.84%) have Headache.
Time on Glimepiride when people have Headache * :
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Gender of people who have Headache when taking Glimepiride * :
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Severity of Headache when taking Glimepiride ** :
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How people recovered from Headache ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (58 people, 21.56%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (45 people, 16.73%)
- Hypertension (32 people, 11.90%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (19 people, 7.06%)
- Depression (19 people, 7.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (90 people, 33.46%)
- Aspirin (57 people, 21.19%)
- Byetta (45 people, 16.73%)
- Lisinopril (32 people, 11.90%)
- Simvastatin (28 people, 10.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Headaches start in the AM when meds are taken and continues(off and on) for the remainder of the day/night until I go to sleep.
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I tried Januvia for three months during which my blood sugar was out of control.
As soon as I used Amary (1mg/day) along with Januvia, My blood sugar is perfect, fasting or after meal is between 6 to 7mmol (108-126).
I was very happy, except for the continuous headache for three days since I started taking the Amaryl.
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