Review: could Propofol cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Propofol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fentanyl, and have General anaesthesia.
We study 10,982 people who have side effects while taking Propofol from FDA and social media. Among them, 156 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Propofol has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal. (latest outcomes from 11,046 Propofol users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,409 Headache patients)
On Apr, 15, 2015: 10,982 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 156 people (1.42%) have Headache.
Time on Propofol when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Propofol * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Propofol * :
Severity of Headache when taking Propofol ** :
|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 * :
- General anaesthesia (22 people, 14.10%)
- Anaesthesia (11 people, 7.05%)
- Neoplasm malignant (10 people, 6.41%)
- Endoscopy (7 people, 4.49%)
- Prophylaxis (7 people, 4.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fentanyl (53 people, 33.97%)
- Lidocaine (45 people, 28.85%)
- Midazolam hcl (32 people, 20.51%)
- Ondansetron (28 people, 17.95%)
- Metoclopramide (23 people, 14.74%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Bentyl, Ibuprofen, Phenergan, Xanax, Paxil for a 37-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Pain, Nausea, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Nose - Congested, Headache, Sensation Of Pressure In Ear
- A study of side effects of Meclizine for a 35-year old woman with Vertigo. The patient has Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Lipitor for a 63-year old man with Hyperlipidemia, Arteriosclerosis. The patient has Mucosal Discolouration, Fatigue, Cough Aggravated, Neuropathic Pain, Neck Pain, Headache
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