Review: could Symbicort cause Headaches (Headache)?
Summary: Headaches is found among people who take Symbicort, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Nexium, and have Asthma.
We study 20,841 people who have side effects while taking Symbicort from FDA and social media. Among them, 701 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Symbicort has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Symbicort 21,439 users)
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Headaches 168,596 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 20,834 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort. Among them, 701 people (3.36%) have Headaches.
Time on Symbicort when people have Headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Symbicort ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headaches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (290 people, 41.37%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (129 people, 18.40%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (57 people, 8.13%)
- Hypertension (52 people, 7.42%)
- Emphysema (30 people, 4.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (129 people, 18.40%)
- Singulair (115 people, 16.41%)
- Albuterol (105 people, 14.98%)
- Spiriva (104 people, 14.84%)
- Xolair (102 people, 14.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 66 year old man who has Constipation, Cramps, and takes Symbicort)
only started after using inhaler tube, was on flovent prior to this. helps breathing but clearly not bowels. doctor says it cannot be due to symbicort but it is only new med.anyone else? how did you stop it?
- What causes a headache only when coughing or shaking the head?
(Asked by a 57 year old man who has Headache, and takes Benadryl)
Head hurts only when shaken or I cough. I suspect benadryl or amytriptaline
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