Who have Headache with Prozac?


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 53,661 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,591 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Prozac

Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 56,849 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 305,936 Headache patients).

On Nov, 19, 2016

53,661 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 2,591 people (4.83%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prozac cause Headache?

Time on Prozac when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 26.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.49 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.72 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.72 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 18.97 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.21 %
  • 10+ years: 9.23 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Prozac *:

  • female: 78.12 %
  • male: 21.88 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Prozac *:

  • 0-1: 0.28 %
  • 2-9: 0.33 %
  • 10-19: 4.42 %
  • 20-29: 8.33 %
  • 30-39: 12.09 %
  • 40-49: 25.73 %
  • 50-59: 27.94 %
  • 60+: 20.74 %

Severity of Headache **:

  • least: 6.06 %
  • moderate: 34.85 %
  • severe: 50.0 %
  • most severe: 9.09 %

How people recovered from Headache **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 10.71 %
  • not yet: 89.29 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (301 people, 11.62%)
  • Ambien (287 people, 11.08%)
  • Neurontin (269 people, 10.38%)
  • Prilosec (245 people, 9.46%)
  • Klonopin (242 people, 9.34%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Prozac, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • High Blood Pressure (136 people, 5.25%)
  • Osteoporosis (133 people, 5.13%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Nausea (812 people, 31.34%)
  • Fatigue (694 people, 26.79%)
  • Dizziness (672 people, 25.94%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (639 people, 24.66%)
  • Depression (566 people, 21.84%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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