eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools
Browse all drugs       All conditions, symptoms, side effects

Review: could Symbicort cause Headaches (Headache)?

We study 20,816 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.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Symbicort and have Headaches >>>

Symbicort

Symbicort (latest outcomes from 21,416 users) has active ingredients of budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate. It is often used in asthma.

Headaches

Headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,194,563 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 23, 2014: 20,815 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort. Among them, 701 people (3.37%) have Headaches. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,206,605 people who have Headaches on eHealthMe.

Trend of Headaches in Symbicort reports

Time on Symbicort when people have Headaches * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Headaches65.22%13.04%10.14%2.90%8.70%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort * :

FemaleMale
Headaches73.08%26.92%

Age of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Headaches0.28%0.84%2.23%2.23%6.27%20.61%22.84%44.71%

Severity of Headaches when taking Symbicort ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Headaches16.67%33.33%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Headaches ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Headaches0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Asthma (290 people, 41.37%)
  2. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (129 people, 18.40%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (57 people, 8.13%)
  4. Hypertension (52 people, 7.42%)
  5. Emphysema (30 people, 4.28%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (129 people, 18.40%)
  2. Singulair (115 people, 16.41%)
  3. Albuterol (105 people, 14.98%)
  4. Spiriva (104 people, 14.84%)
  5. Xolair (102 people, 14.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Headaches while taking Symbicort?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who take Symbicort and have Headaches
- group for people who take Symbicort

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Increasing cholesterol level unexplained by diet.

    Reply

  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • Healed joint and soft tissue injuries (PID) return with increased pain and swelling. Pressure changes with position. Frequency and intensity of migraines increased with pressure symptoms. Genetic connective tissue disorder - Ehler Danlos Syndrome. Cardiac arrhythmia. History of rheumatic fever, pneumothorax, whooping cough, and severe allergic reactions.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I believe the Gabapentin is causing headaches.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Symbicort, Headaches

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Still ill after several years
    I became ill several years ago. It all started with a head cold that lasted a few months and left me with Tinnitus and chronic sinusitis. After a nose operation and many visits to the doc and hospital, I am no closer to felling better or being cured. My doc gave me Beconase Aq at first and th ...

  • Prednisone side effects
    Took this for 6 days, tapering at the end to treat a rash caused by a spider bite. The heartburn started on day 1 but the other symptoms didn't begin until day 4. None we're severe but they weren't fun either. The blurred vision was worst.

  • How an integrative wellness approach cured me of insomnia, ibs, and more
    For 10+ years, I suffered with insomnia and a host of other problems including intestinal distress, headaches, psoriasis, anxiety, cognitive issues, hypothyroid, chronic itching, restless leg, etc. Traditional medicine, aka taking drugs, was not working to heal me. Since childhood, I’ve had IBS, h ...

More reviews for: Symbicort, Headaches

On eHealthMe, Symbicort (budesonide; formoterol fumarate dihydrate) is often used for asthma. Find out below the conditions Symbicort is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Symbicort used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.