Could Prozac cause Headache - from FDA reports
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 50,946 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA. Among them, 2,570 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 56,921 users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,080 Headache patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
50,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 2,570 people (5.04%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prozac when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.43 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.71 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.0 %
- 10+ years: 7.86 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Prozac *:
- female: 78.08 %
- male: 21.92 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Prozac *:
- 0-1: 0.29 %
- 2-9: 0.38 %
- 10-19: 4.1 %
- 20-29: 7.86 %
- 30-39: 11.87 %
- 40-49: 25.88 %
- 50-59: 28.36 %
- 60+: 21.12 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (623 people, 24.24%)
- Stress And Anxiety (263 people, 10.23%)
- Pain (235 people, 9.14%)
- Osteoporosis (135 people, 5.25%)
- High Blood Pressure (135 people, 5.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (299 people, 11.63%)
- Ambien (284 people, 11.05%)
- Neurontin (268 people, 10.43%)
- Prilosec (241 people, 9.38%)
- Klonopin (240 people, 9.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (808 people, 31.44%)
- Fatigue (691 people, 26.89%)
- Dizziness (667 people, 25.95%)
- Stress And Anxiety (636 people, 24.75%)
- Depression (565 people, 21.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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