Review: could Quetiapine fumarate cause Headache?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,669 people who take Quetiapine fumarate. Among them, 108 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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Quetiapine fumarate (latest outcomes from 4,654 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder, insomnia. Commonly reported side effects of Quetiapine fumarate include completed suicide, cardiac arrest, overdose, breathing - slowed or stopped, agitation.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,174,182 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 4,425 people reported to have side effects when taking Quetiapine fumarate. Among them, 110 people (2.49%) have Headache.
Time on Quetiapine fumarate when people have Headache * :
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Gender of people who have Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate * :
Severity of Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate ** :
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How people recovered from Headache ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (27 people, 24.55%)
- Depression (24 people, 21.82%)
- Menstrual disorder (16 people, 14.55%)
- Psychotic disorder (15 people, 13.64%)
- Extrapyramidal disorder (9 people, 8.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (43 people, 39.09%)
- Lorazepam (28 people, 25.45%)
- Lamotrigine (26 people, 23.64%)
- Mirtazapine (24 people, 21.82%)
- Omeprazole (24 people, 21.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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