Could Rebif cause Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Rebif, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 45,935 people who have side effects while taking Rebif from FDA. Among them, 2,619 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Rebif has active ingredients of interferon beta-1a. It is often used in multiple sclerosis. (latest outcomes from Rebif 46,190 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, 28, 2016
45,935 people reported to have side effects when taking Rebif.
Among them, 2,619 people (5.7%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Rebif when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 13.7 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.24 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.01 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.89 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.11 %
- 10+ years: 3.75 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Rebif *:
- female: 81.28 %
- male: 18.72 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Rebif *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.3 %
- 10-19: 2.24 %
- 20-29: 11.68 %
- 30-39: 22.12 %
- 40-49: 28.28 %
- 50-59: 24.25 %
- 60+: 11.13 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (1,633 people, 62.35%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (441 people, 16.84%)
- High Blood Pressure (90 people, 3.44%)
- Depression (84 people, 3.21%)
- Gait Disturbance (71 people, 2.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (136 people, 5.19%)
- Baclofen (134 people, 5.12%)
- Ampyra (128 people, 4.89%)
- Gabapentin (89 people, 3.40%)
- Neurontin (80 people, 3.05%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (432 people, 16.49%)
- Injection Site Erythema (389 people, 14.85%)
- Multiple Sclerosis Relapse (338 people, 12.91%)
- Nausea (329 people, 12.56%)
- Pain (315 people, 12.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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