Taxol and Headache - from FDA reports


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 Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Taxol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,935 people who have side effects when taking Taxol from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 21, 2017

25,935 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol.
Among them, 532 people (2.05%) have Headache


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Could Taxol cause Headache?

Time on Taxol when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 57.53 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.03 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.96 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.37 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 1.37 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Taxol *:

  • female: 84.34 %
  • male: 15.66 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Taxol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.52 %
  • 20-29: 0.79 %
  • 30-39: 8.4 %
  • 40-49: 23.88 %
  • 50-59: 34.65 %
  • 60+: 31.76 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Metastases To Bone (71 people, 13.35%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (56 people, 10.53%)
  • Chemotherapy (36 people, 6.77%)
  • Pain (29 people, 5.45%)
  • Lung Neoplasm Malignant (22 people, 4.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (190 people, 35.71%)
  • Herceptin (132 people, 24.81%)
  • Decadron (132 people, 24.81%)
  • Aredia (124 people, 23.31%)
  • Avastin (119 people, 22.37%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (213 people, 40.04%)
  • Pain (202 people, 37.97%)
  • Fatigue (177 people, 33.27%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (152 people, 28.57%)
  • Back Pain (143 people, 26.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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