Symbicort and Headaches - from FDA reports


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 Singulair, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Headaches with Symbicort. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45,472 people who have side effects when taking Symbicort from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 22, 2017

45,472 people reported to have side effects when taking Symbicort.
Among them, 2,055 people (4.52%) have Headaches


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Symbicort cause Headaches?

Time on Symbicort when people have Headaches *:

  • < 1 month: 54.46 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.77 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.95 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.95 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.88 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.99 %

Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort *:

  • female: 71.09 %
  • male: 28.91 %

Age of people who have Headaches when taking Symbicort *:

  • 0-1: 0.12 %
  • 2-9: 0.54 %
  • 10-19: 3.16 %
  • 20-29: 3.64 %
  • 30-39: 6.87 %
  • 40-49: 16.66 %
  • 50-59: 25.43 %
  • 60+: 43.52 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (159 people, 7.74%)
  • Pain (118 people, 5.74%)
  • Depression (103 people, 5.01%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (102 people, 4.96%)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (101 people, 4.91%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Singulair (407 people, 19.81%)
  • Xolair (368 people, 17.91%)
  • Spiriva (325 people, 15.82%)
  • Ventolin (246 people, 11.97%)
  • Nexium (159 people, 7.74%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Breathing Difficulty (565 people, 27.49%)
  • Nausea (470 people, 22.87%)
  • Fatigue (430 people, 20.92%)
  • Dizziness (402 people, 19.56%)
  • Malaise (333 people, 16.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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