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Review: could Quetiapine fumarate cause Headache?

Summary: Headache is found among people who take Quetiapine fumarate, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Bipolar disorder.

We study 4,707 people who have side effects while taking Quetiapine fumarate from FDA and social media. Among them, 114 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Quetiapine fumarate

Quetiapine fumarate has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 4,953 Quetiapine fumarate users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,378 Headache patients)

On Feb, 16, 2015: 4,704 people reported to have side effects when taking Quetiapine fumarate. Among them, 116 people (2.47%) have Headache.

Trend of Headache in Quetiapine fumarate reports

Time on Quetiapine fumarate when people have Headache * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headache35.48%41.94%0.00%12.90%3.23%3.23%3.23%

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate * :

FemaleMale
Headache72.14%27.86%

Age of people who have Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headache0.00%0.00%3.39%4.24%41.53%18.64%11.86%20.34%

Severity of Headache when taking Quetiapine fumarate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headache50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Headache ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headache0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (29 people, 25.00%)
  2. Depression (25 people, 21.55%)
  3. Menstrual disorder (16 people, 13.79%)
  4. Psychotic disorder (15 people, 12.93%)
  5. Extrapyramidal disorder (9 people, 7.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonazepam (43 people, 37.07%)
  2. Lorazepam (29 people, 25.00%)
  3. Lamotrigine (28 people, 24.14%)
  4. Omeprazole (24 people, 20.69%)
  5. Mirtazapine (24 people, 20.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I am being treated for mental illness and anxiety. I have moments when i am just drenched in sweat. I have no energy.

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  • From this study (8 months ago):

  • head/neck injury 17 days ago. post anterior cervical disc fusion december 2012. History of migraines.

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  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • Seroquel makes muscles stiff. Feel terrible every morning or afternoon when I wake. Can hardly make it to bathroom and back. Sit in recliner most of day with no energy to do anything. Have severe sweating with any amount of physical activity, such as washing dishes or folding clothes. Back pain in lower back to the point of feeling as if my legs will collapse and bend underneathme.

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    melS on Jun, 1, 2014:

    please go to an oriental medicine doctor!!!!

    Reply

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