Review: could Metoprolol succinate cause Headache?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 17,265 people who take Metoprolol succinate. Among them, 639 have Headache. See who they are, when they have Headache and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Metoprolol succinate (latest outcomes from 17,896 users) has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure, atrial fibrillation/flutter. Commonly reported side effects of Metoprolol succinate include nausea aggravated, nausea, breathing difficulty, dyspnoea exacerbated, high blood pressure.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,170,603 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 17,265 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol succinate. Among them, 639 people (3.70%) have Headache.
Time on Metoprolol succinate when people have Headache * :
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Gender of people who have Headache when taking Metoprolol succinate * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Metoprolol succinate * :
Severity of Headache when taking Metoprolol succinate ** :
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How people recovered from Headache ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (165 people, 25.82%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (36 people, 5.63%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (35 people, 5.48%)
- Atrial fibrillation (35 people, 5.48%)
- Hypothyroidism (29 people, 4.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (141 people, 22.07%)
- Lisinopril (73 people, 11.42%)
- Simvastatin (64 people, 10.02%)
- Lipitor (64 people, 10.02%)
- Furosemide (57 people, 8.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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