Review: could Valtrex cause Migraine?
Summary: Migraine is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Pain.
We study 15,399 people who have side effects while taking Valtrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 150 have Migraine. Find out below who they are, when they have Migraine and more.
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Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from 16,448 Valtrex users)
Migraine (headache) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, pain. (latest reports from 51,741 Migraine patients)
On Mar, 21, 2015: 15,399 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex. Among them, 150 people (0.97%) have Migraine.
Time on Valtrex when people have Migraine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Migraine when taking Valtrex * :
Severity of Migraine when taking Valtrex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Migraine ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (42 people, 28.00%)
- Migraine (32 people, 21.33%)
- Depression (25 people, 16.67%)
- Muscle spasms (21 people, 14.00%)
- Intervertebral disc degeneration (20 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (38 people, 25.33%)
- Percocet (36 people, 24.00%)
- Miralax (32 people, 21.33%)
- Neurontin (29 people, 19.33%)
- Ibuprofen (27 people, 18.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Valtrex, Albuterol Sulfate And Ipratropium Bromide, Lortab, Dexilant, Valium, Wellbutrin, Prozac, Simvastatin, Advair Diskus 100/50 for a 52-year old woman with Shingles, Emphysema, Back Pain, Acid Reflux, Anxiety And Stress, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Depression, Cholesterosis. The patient has Anemia
- A study of drug interactions between Imitrex, Elavil, Clonidine, Microgestin Fe 1/20, Norflex, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Lamictal, Topamax, Lyrica for a 28-year old woman with Migraine, Depression, Anxiety Disorder, Birth Control, Back Pain, Insomnia, Headache, Pain. The patient has Migraine, Migraine With Aura
- A study of side effects of Mirena for a 41-year old woman with Contraception. The patient has Migraine, Widespread Body Aches, Loss Of Hair, Anxiety, Sometimes Unable To Retrieve Words, Brain Mass, Weight Gain - Unintentional, Fatigue
- A study of side effects of Valacyclovir for a 25-year old woman with Epstein-barr Virus Infection. The patient has Insomnia
- A study of side effects of Valtrex for a 69-year old man with Shingles. The patient has Blood Cholesterol
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