Levemir and Headache - from FDA reports


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 Novolog, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Levemir. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,577 people who have side effects when taking Levemir from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 04, 2017

8,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Levemir.
Among them, 220 people (2.56%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Levemir cause Headache?

Time on Levemir when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 45.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 18.18 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 18.18 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Levemir *:

  • female: 63.89 %
  • male: 36.11 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Levemir *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.23 %
  • 20-29: 4.91 %
  • 30-39: 3.07 %
  • 40-49: 11.04 %
  • 50-59: 26.99 %
  • 60+: 52.76 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes (66 people, 30.00%)
  • Diabetes (44 people, 20.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (18 people, 8.18%)
  • Pain (14 people, 6.36%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Novolog (55 people, 25.00%)
  • Humalog (50 people, 22.73%)
  • Metformin (45 people, 20.45%)
  • Victoza (12 people, 5.45%)
  • Crestor (12 people, 5.45%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (50 people, 22.73%)
  • Nausea (48 people, 21.82%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (44 people, 20.00%)
  • Fatigue (37 people, 16.82%)
  • Diarrhea (29 people, 13.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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