Review: could Meclizine cause Migraine?
Summary: Migraine is found among people who take Meclizine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take medication Nexium, and have Pain.
We study 5,364 people who have side effects while taking Meclizine from FDA and social media. Among them, 76 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.
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Meclizine has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness. (latest outcomes from 5,834 Meclizine users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 51,717 Migraine patients)
On Jan, 31, 2015: 5,364 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine. Among them, 94 people (1.75%) have Migraine.
Time on Meclizine when people have Migraine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Meclizine * :
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Meclizine * :
Severity of Migraine when taking Meclizine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Migraine ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (12 people, 12.77%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 12.77%)
- Depression (12 people, 12.77%)
- Hypertension (9 people, 9.57%)
- Multiple sclerosis (9 people, 9.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (21 people, 22.34%)
- Lisinopril (20 people, 21.28%)
- Prilosec (20 people, 21.28%)
- Ambien (18 people, 19.15%)
- Aspirin (17 people, 18.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I have had the history of seizures, kidney stones, high blood pressure and migraine headaches. i am soon going back to school and need something to help with memory . what is best to help in this way
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- Why when i have a migraine i feel the need to eat more and more? (2 answers)
Can someone please help me why when I get a migraine I have the need for excessive eating? I get the feeling that if I eat more I will feel better. I am now 43 years old woman and my migraines the last three years get worse and worse. Both more intense and more often ( like twice or even three times a week). I am on Effexor that is treating depression 75mg per day. Can someone advise me what can I do? I feel so much helpless and frustrated as my quality of life has deterioted so much.
- Can meclizine cause insomnia once and sleepiness the next time
I took Meclizine one night (as advised by pharmacist; she said it causes drowsiness), after experiencing my first attack of vertigo. It kept me awake almost all night. A couple weeks later, as I was getting ready for a special school event for my daughter, I thought another vertigo attack was coming on. Since the Meclizine didn't make me sleepy the first time but instead had the opposite effect, I thought it would be ok to take it (this was an evening event with a meal). After eating, I began to get very sleepy and my face almost fell in my plate.
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sometimes i wonder if all these just counter act eachother.. if my other health problems are induced due to all the meds.
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