Review: could Levemir cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Levemir, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes.
We study 7,391 people who have side effects while taking Levemir from FDA and social media. Among them, 136 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Levemir and have Headache >>>
Levemir has active ingredients of insulin detemir recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 7,490 Levemir users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,409 Headache patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 7,391 people reported to have side effects when taking Levemir. Among them, 136 people (1.84%) have Headache.
Time on Levemir 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 Levemir * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Levemir * :
Severity of Headache when taking Levemir ** :
How people recovered from Headache ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Diabetes mellitus (36 people, 26.47%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (19 people, 13.97%)
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus (16 people, 11.76%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 11.03%)
- Insulin-requiring type ii diabetes mellitus (12 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (26 people, 19.12%)
- Simvastatin (25 people, 18.38%)
- Novolog (24 people, 17.65%)
- Humalog (19 people, 13.97%)
- Lisinopril (18 people, 13.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Headache while taking Levemir?
You are not alone! Join a mobile support group on :
- support group for people who take Levemir and have Headache
- support group for people who take Levemir
- support group for people who have Headache
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Tegretol for a 46-year old woman with Trigeminal Neuralgia. The patient has Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Inderal for a 39-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder. The patient has Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 58-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Frequent Headaches (pain in head), Low Blood Pressure (abnormally low blood pressure)
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Nuvaring, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Lamictal for a 24-year old woman with Vitamin D, Birth Control, Functional Dyspepsia, Mood Disorder. The patient has Ear Pain, Pressure Sore, Early Morning Joint Stiffness, Muscle Pain, Headache, Lightheadedness, Fatigue, Pressure Sore, Spaced Out
Recent Levemir related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Onglyza, Levemir Flexpen for a 62-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Simvastatin, Levemir Flexpen for a 47-year old woman who has Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Byetta, Levemir, Lantus, Novolog for a 77-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Metformin, Novolog Flexpen, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levemir, Lisinopril for a 53-year old man who has Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent
- Comparions of Levemir, Effexor Xr for a 59-year old woman who has Diabetes
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.