Review: could Paxil cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Paxil, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Paxil cr, and have Depression.
We study 68,483 people who have side effects while taking Paxil from FDA and social media. Among them, 4,605 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Paxil has active ingredients of paroxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 70,317 Paxil users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,450 Headache patients)
On Apr, 8, 2015: 68,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Paxil. Among them, 4,605 people (6.72%) have Headache.
Time on Paxil when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Headache when taking Paxil * :
Severity of Headache when taking Paxil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1,095 people, 23.78%)
- Anxiety (430 people, 9.34%)
- Pain (244 people, 5.30%)
- Hypertension (91 people, 1.98%)
- Insomnia (78 people, 1.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil cr (586 people, 12.73%)
- Xanax (491 people, 10.66%)
- Vioxx (310 people, 6.73%)
- Aspirin (305 people, 6.62%)
- Ambien (301 people, 6.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Prednisone for a 62-year old woman with Sudden Hearing Loss. The patient has Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Crestor, Dyazide for a 52-year old woman with Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension. The patient has Headache, Night Sweats
- A study of side effects of Paxil for a 40-year old woman with Panic Disorder. The patient has Nervousness
Recent Paxil related drug comparison:
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