Could Lisinopril cause Headaches - from FDA reports
Headaches is found among people who take Lisinopril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 160,676 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA. Among them, 6,418 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Lisinopril has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lisinopril 170,973 users)
Headaches has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,080 Headaches patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
160,676 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril.
Among them, 6,418 people (3.99%) have Headaches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lisinopril when people have Headaches *:
- < 1 month: 43.72 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.16 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.54 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.04 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.01 %
- 10+ years: 4.02 %
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril *:
- female: 62.04 %
- male: 37.96 %
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril *:
- 0-1: 0.02 %
- 2-9: 0.1 %
- 10-19: 0.37 %
- 20-29: 1.54 %
- 30-39: 4.83 %
- 40-49: 14.33 %
- 50-59: 29.68 %
- 60+: 49.13 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (1,645 people, 25.63%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (656 people, 10.22%)
- Depression (443 people, 6.90%)
- Pain (407 people, 6.34%)
- Diabetes (362 people, 5.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (825 people, 12.85%)
- Lipitor (542 people, 8.44%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (518 people, 8.07%)
- Metformin (486 people, 7.57%)
- Lasix (457 people, 7.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,680 people, 26.18%)
- Dizziness (1,362 people, 21.22%)
- Fatigue (1,313 people, 20.46%)
- High Blood Pressure (1,121 people, 17.47%)
- Weakness (990 people, 15.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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