Review: could Valtrex cause Vomiting (Nausea and vomiting)?
Summary: Vomiting is found among people who take Valtrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Herpes zoster.
We study 15,395 people who have side effects while taking Valtrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 966 have Vomiting. Find out below who they are, when they have Vomiting and more.
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Valtrex has active ingredients of valacyclovir hydrochloride. It is often used in genital herpes. (latest outcomes from 16,443 Valtrex users)
Vomiting has been reported by people with pain, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 180,157 Vomiting patients)
On Dec, 30, 2014: 15,391 people reported to have side effects when taking Valtrex. Among them, 1,090 people (7.08%) have Vomiting.
Time on Valtrex when people have Vomiting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Vomiting when taking Valtrex * :
Severity of Vomiting when taking Valtrex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Vomiting ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Herpes zoster (369 people, 33.85%)
- Hypertension (133 people, 12.20%)
- Multiple myeloma (56 people, 5.14%)
- Pain (55 people, 5.05%)
- Contraception (43 people, 3.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (128 people, 11.74%)
- Nexium (109 people, 10.00%)
- Levaquin (104 people, 9.54%)
- Norvasc (100 people, 9.17%)
- Vicodin (97 people, 8.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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