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 20,868 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 21,466 Symbicort users)
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 168,880 Headaches patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 20,868 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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- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 25-year old woman with Headache. The patient has Stomach Pain, Burping (noisily release air from the stomach through the mouth), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples), Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Levothyroxine Sodium for a 28-year old woman with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Change In Appetite, Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood), Change In Mentrual Cycle, Headache (pain in head), Fatigue (feeling of tiredness), Anxiety
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Premarin for a 60-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Anxiety And Stress, Hormone Replacement. The patient has Carpul Tunnel Pain, Frequent Headaches, Abdominal Bloating, Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Omeprazole for a 26-year old man with GERD. The patient has Headache (pain in head)
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