Minoxidil and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Minoxidil, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clonidine, and have Hair loss. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Minoxidil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,021 people who have side effects when taking Minoxidil from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 28, 2017
4,021 people reported to have side effects when taking Minoxidil.
Among them, 211 people (5.25%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Minoxidil when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 62.79 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.91 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.65 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.33 %
- 10+ years: 2.33 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Minoxidil *:
- female: 44.5 %
- male: 55.5 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Minoxidil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 17.84 %
- 30-39: 21.62 %
- 40-49: 19.46 %
- 50-59: 15.68 %
- 60+: 25.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hair Loss (36 people, 17.06%)
- High Blood Pressure (29 people, 13.74%)
- Acne (21 people, 9.95%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 4.27%)
- Dialysis (7 people, 3.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Clonidine (32 people, 15.17%)
- Renagel (28 people, 13.27%)
- Accutane (28 people, 13.27%)
- Lipitor (27 people, 12.80%)
- Diovan (27 people, 12.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (71 people, 33.65%)
- Fatigue (66 people, 31.28%)
- Dizziness (63 people, 29.86%)
- Back Pain (56 people, 26.54%)
- Weakness (49 people, 23.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Minoxidil has active ingredients of minoxidil. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from Minoxidil 4,229 users)
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