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Review: could Hydrochlorothiazide cause Frequent headaches (Headache)?
We study 59,957 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,883 have Frequent headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent headaches and more.
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Hydrochlorothiazide (latest outcomes from 61,913 users) has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Frequent headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,194,567 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 59,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 2,490 people (4.15%) have Frequent Headaches.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Frequent headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent headaches||26.67%||13.33%||12.22%||16.67%||15.56%||10.00%||5.56% |
Gender of people who have Frequent headaches when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Frequent headaches||73.20%||26.80% |
Age of people who have Frequent headaches when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Frequent headaches||0.05%||0.05%||0.42%||0.75%||5.36%||18.00%||25.89%||49.48% |
Severity of Frequent headaches when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent headaches||7.32%||58.54%||26.83%||7.32% |
How people recovered from Frequent headaches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Frequent headaches||0.00%||23.08%||76.92% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (615 people, 24.70%)
- Depression (217 people, 8.71%)
- Pain (163 people, 6.55%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (121 people, 4.86%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (116 people, 4.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (465 people, 18.67%)
- Lisinopril (436 people, 17.51%)
- Atenolol (326 people, 13.09%)
- Lipitor (264 people, 10.60%)
- Synthroid (233 people, 9.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (6 months ago):
I have been on all 3 drugs for 2-3 years. In the last month I develop severe headaches every day. My Bp is 88/52.
From this study (11 months ago):
i want to know if its the medication or if i have more than that this just started about 6 months ago. and its getting worse.
From this study (12 months ago):
The only time the pain is partially releaved is lying in a prone position with heat on my posterior neck and the back of my head. The pain strats in my shoulders and neck and radiates up the back of my head.
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