Review: Headaches in Methimazole
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 23, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Headaches (Headache) by studying 1,349 people who take Methimazole. We analyze: the time on Methimazole when people have Headaches, gender and age of these people, the severity of Headaches, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Methimazole. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Methimazole (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of methimazole. It is often used in hyperthyroidism, graves disease. Commonly reported side effects of Methimazole include fever, rashes, hyperthyroidism, weakness, agranulocytosis.
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Nov, 23, 2013: 1,344 people reported to have side effects when taking Methimazole. Among them, 53 people (3.94%) have Headaches.
Time on Methimazole when people have Headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Methimazole * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Methimazole * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Methimazole ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headaches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperthyroidism (14 people, 26.42%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 20.75%)
- Thyroid disorder (9 people, 16.98%)
- Headache (7 people, 13.21%)
- Hypercoagulation (6 people, 11.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (16 people, 30.19%)
- Warfarin sodium (9 people, 16.98%)
- Lortab (8 people, 15.09%)
- Prilosec (8 people, 15.09%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (7 people, 13.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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