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Review: could Metformin cause Headache - migraine with aura (Migraine with aura)?





Summary: Headache - migraine with aura is found among people who take Metformin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Acid reflux.

We study 97,386 people who have side effects while taking Metformin from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Headache - migraine with aura. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache - migraine with aura and more.

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Metformin

Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 100,917 users)

Headache - migraine with aura

Headache - migraine with aura (silent migraine) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, migraine.(latest reports from Headache - migraine with aura 2,154 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 97,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Metformin. Among them, 12 people (0.01%) have Headache - Migraine With Aura.

Trend of Headache - migraine with aura in Metformin reports

Time on Metformin when people have Headache - migraine with aura * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache - migraine with aura0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Headache - migraine with aura when taking Metformin * :

FemaleMale
Headache - migraine with aura33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Headache - migraine with aura when taking Metformin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache - migraine with aura0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%27.27%9.09%54.55%

Severity of Headache - migraine with aura when taking Metformin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache - migraine with aura0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%

How people recovered from Headache - migraine with aura ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache - migraine with aura0.00%66.67%33.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acid reflux (2 people, 16.67%)
  2. High blood cholesterol (2 people, 16.67%)
  3. Depression (2 people, 16.67%)
  4. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 16.67%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metformin hcl (7 people, 58.33%)
  2. Atenolol (4 people, 33.33%)
  3. Simvastatin (4 people, 33.33%)
  4. Ramipril (3 people, 25.00%)
  5. Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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