Review: could Prozac cause Headache?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 22, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,623 people who take Prozac. Among them, 1,737 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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Prozac (latest outcomes from 41,953 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Prozac include depression, nausea, nausea aggravated, depression aggravated, fatigue.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,169,891 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 37,381 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 2,312 people (6.18%) have Headache.
Time on Prozac 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 Prozac * :
Severity of Headache when taking Prozac ** :
|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 (460 people, 19.90%)
- Pain (204 people, 8.82%)
- Anxiety (193 people, 8.35%)
- Osteoporosis (123 people, 5.32%)
- Sleep disorder (95 people, 4.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (322 people, 13.93%)
- Xanax (307 people, 13.28%)
- Neurontin (288 people, 12.46%)
- Klonopin (245 people, 10.60%)
- Seroquel (233 people, 10.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I just want to know if this will get better as I continue the drug
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use to take darvocet..........great on headaches.....took for 20 years....then removed from market.....so tired and weak that I have trouble getting up two steps to home.......blood levels ok....AC1 is 6..thyroid ok,
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