Review: could Morphine cause Headache?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.2/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 48,565 people who take Morphine. Among them, 1,722 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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Morphine (latest outcomes from 49,668 users) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Morphine include pain exacerbated, acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture, pain, nausea.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,169,952 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 48,565 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine. Among them, 1,722 people (3.55%) have Headache.
Time on Morphine when people have Headache * :
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Gender of people who have Headache when taking Morphine * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Morphine * :
Severity of Headache when taking Morphine ** :
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How people recovered from Headache ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (427 people, 24.80%)
- Back pain (80 people, 4.65%)
- Metastases to bone (79 people, 4.59%)
- Anxiety (72 people, 4.18%)
- Headache (68 people, 3.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Morphine sulfate (697 people, 40.48%)
- Zometa (328 people, 19.05%)
- Aspirin (307 people, 17.83%)
- Neurontin (284 people, 16.49%)
- Ambien (260 people, 15.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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