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Review: could Plavix cause Headache?

We study 67,468 people who have side effects while taking Plavix from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,115 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Plavix

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,392 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots.

Headache

Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,199,002 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 19, 2014: 67,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix. Among them, 2,254 people (3.34%) have Headache. They amount to 0.19% of all the 1,211,477 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.

Trend of Headache in Plavix reports

Time on Plavix when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache32.17%20.87%7.83%9.13%21.30%6.09%2.61%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Plavix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.00%0.05%0.15%0.70%2.54%8.46%24.63%63.48%

Severity of Headache when taking Plavix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache11.76%41.18%35.29%11.76%

How people recovered from Headache ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (246 people, 10.91%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (136 people, 6.03%)
  3. Pain (135 people, 5.99%)
  4. Osteoporosis (111 people, 4.92%)
  5. Stent placement (105 people, 4.66%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (942 people, 41.79%)
  2. Lipitor (487 people, 21.61%)
  3. Toprol-xl (303 people, 13.44%)
  4. Zocor (294 people, 13.04%)
  5. Lisinopril (279 people, 12.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Headaches start in the AM when meds are taken and continues(off and on) for the remainder of the day/night until I go to sleep.

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