Lyrica and Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Neuropathy peripheral. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Lyrica. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 138,585 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

138,585 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 5,719 people (4.13%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lyrica cause Headache?

Time on Lyrica when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 52.63 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.12 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.75 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.47 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.52 %
  • 10+ years: 0.35 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Lyrica *:

  • female: 78.56 %
  • male: 21.44 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Lyrica *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.05 %
  • 10-19: 0.29 %
  • 20-29: 2.84 %
  • 30-39: 8.92 %
  • 40-49: 22.24 %
  • 50-59: 28.75 %
  • 60+: 36.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Neuropathy Peripheral (414 people, 7.24%)
  • High Blood Pressure (398 people, 6.96%)
  • Depression (383 people, 6.70%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (325 people, 5.68%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (297 people, 5.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cymbalta (592 people, 10.35%)
  • Xanax (394 people, 6.89%)
  • Neurontin (369 people, 6.45%)
  • Synthroid (343 people, 6.00%)
  • Nexium (306 people, 5.35%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,407 people, 24.60%)
  • Dizziness (1,352 people, 23.64%)
  • Fatigue (1,049 people, 18.34%)
  • Weakness (780 people, 13.64%)
  • Insomnia (774 people, 13.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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