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Review: could Propofol cause Headache?

Summary: Headache could be caused by Propofol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Fentanyl, and have General anaesthesia.

We study 10,970 people who have side effects while taking Propofol from FDA and social media. Among them, 126 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Propofol

Propofol (latest outcomes from 11,034 users) has active ingredients of propofol. It is often used in colonoscopy abnormal.

Headache

Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,194,689 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 10,958 people reported to have side effects when taking Propofol. Among them, 155 people (1.41%) have Headache. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,200,795 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.

Trend of Headache in Propofol reports

Time on Propofol when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Propofol * :

FemaleMale
Headache57.87%42.13%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Propofol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.00%1.32%9.93%15.89%5.96%24.50%15.89%26.49%

Severity of Headache when taking Propofol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Headache ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. General anaesthesia (22 people, 14.19%)
  2. Anaesthesia (11 people, 7.10%)
  3. Neoplasm malignant (10 people, 6.45%)
  4. Prophylaxis (7 people, 4.52%)
  5. Endoscopy (7 people, 4.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fentanyl (53 people, 34.19%)
  2. Lidocaine (45 people, 29.03%)
  3. Midazolam hcl (32 people, 20.65%)
  4. Ondansetron (28 people, 18.06%)
  5. Metoclopramide (23 people, 14.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Mary on Feb, 8, 2013:

    2 years ago I was bit by a tic, had 5 eye surgeries, pulled a 100 pound trash can down a dirt road with potholes and my arm distorted behind me and my ex husband pulled a shotgun on me and I barely got out alive. One of these things started my conversion disorder or all of them. I have a trembling right arm and my thumb sticks straight out and twitches constantly. I have cervical stenosis and my neck hurts so bad and I also have issues with my spine in the c-5 region. My doctor could care less that my arm is trembling and ignores my complaints. I have had this trembling arm for 2 years. 3 neurologists said I had parkinsons but finally a 4th neurologist took over an hour with me and said I do not have parkinsons, I have conversion disorder with cervical stenosis and radicopathy. They are sending me to physical therapy as if that is going to cure anything.

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