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Review: could Meclizine cause Migraine?

Summary: Migraine could be caused by Meclizine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease.

We study 5,353 people who have side effects while taking Meclizine from FDA and social media. Among them, 75 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.

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Meclizine

Meclizine (latest outcomes from 5,817 users) has active ingredients of meclizine hydrochloride. It is often used in dizziness.

Migraine

Migraine (headache) (latest reports from 169,910 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 5,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Meclizine. Among them, 92 people (1.73%) have Migraine. They amount to 0.05% of all the 170,792 people who have Migraine on eHealthMe.

Trend of Migraine in Meclizine reports

Time on Meclizine when people have Migraine * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Migraine33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Migraine when taking Meclizine * :

FemaleMale
Migraine96.81%3.19%

Age of people who have Migraine when taking Meclizine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Migraine0.00%0.00%0.00%1.43%10.00%12.86%52.86%22.86%

Severity of Migraine when taking Meclizine ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Migraine33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Migraine ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Migraine0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (12 people, 13.04%)
  2. Pain (12 people, 13.04%)
  3. Depression (12 people, 13.04%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (9 people, 9.78%)
  5. Arthritis (9 people, 9.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (21 people, 22.83%)
  2. Prilosec (20 people, 21.74%)
  3. Lisinopril (20 people, 21.74%)
  4. Ambien (18 people, 19.57%)
  5. Aspirin (17 people, 18.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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