Review: could Taxol cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 21,491 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 283 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Taxol has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from 21,583 Taxol users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,450 Headache patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 21,491 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol. Among them, 342 people (1.59%) have Headache.
Time on Taxol when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Taxol * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Taxol * :
Severity of Headache when taking Taxol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (99 people, 28.95%)
- Metastases to bone (57 people, 16.67%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (40 people, 11.70%)
- Chemotherapy (30 people, 8.77%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 5.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (167 people, 48.83%)
- Aredia (118 people, 34.50%)
- Decadron (100 people, 29.24%)
- Carboplatin (97 people, 28.36%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (91 people, 26.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 62-year old woman with Bacterial Infection. The patient has Lack Of Coordination, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Cognitive Deterioration, Inability To Participate In Previous Activities, Weight Gain, Throbbing/ Burning Foot Pain After Normal Daily Activities, Dry Mouth, Loss Of Bowel Control, Loss Of Bladder Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Peripheral Neuropathy, Frequent Headaches, Brain Mass, Joint Pain, Overwhelming Fatique, Achilles Tendonitis
- A study of drug interactions between Premarin, Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Cymbalta for a 65-year old woman with Menopause, Bone And Joint Pain, Vitamin D Abnormal, Depression. The patient has Feeling Hot And Cold, Numbness And Tingling, Leg Pain, Headache, Ringing In The Ears, Loss Of Coordination, Dizziness
- A study of drug interactions between Klonopin, Zoloft, Trazodone Hydrochloride for a 19-year old girl with Anxiety And Stress, Major Depression. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Vomiting, Upset Stomach, Stomach Pain, Frequent Headaches, Kidney Stones
- A study of drug interactions between Aleve, Robaxin, Estinyl, Levonorgestrel, Micardis, Avandia for a 50-year old woman with Inflammation, Pain Relief, Birth Control, High Blood Pressure, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (pcos). The patient has Active Lower Abdominal Lesions, Bladder Discomfort, Frequent Or Urgent Urination, Frequent Headaches, Rapid Heart Beat, Lymphodema Of The Legs
- A study of side effects of Amoxicillin for a 23-year old woman with Tonsillitis. The patient has Headache
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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.
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