Sulfasalazine and Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Sulfasalazine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Humira, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Sulfasalazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,746 people who have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 21, 2017

20,746 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine.
Among them, 1,010 people (4.87%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sulfasalazine cause Headache?

Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 37.61 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.37 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.83 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.83 %
  • 10+ years: 6.42 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Sulfasalazine *:

  • female: 74.49 %
  • male: 25.51 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Sulfasalazine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.06 %
  • 20-29: 7.51 %
  • 30-39: 10.05 %
  • 40-49: 20.58 %
  • 50-59: 29.9 %
  • 60+: 29.9 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (96 people, 9.50%)
  • Pain (79 people, 7.82%)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (70 people, 6.93%)
  • Crohn's Disease (61 people, 6.04%)
  • High Blood Pressure (59 people, 5.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (304 people, 30.10%)
  • Enbrel (299 people, 29.60%)
  • Methotrexate (176 people, 17.43%)
  • Plaquenil (168 people, 16.63%)
  • Actemra (131 people, 12.97%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (272 people, 26.93%)
  • Fatigue (218 people, 21.58%)
  • Drug Ineffective (190 people, 18.81%)
  • Joint Pain (169 people, 16.73%)
  • Pain (167 people, 16.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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