Review: could Xarelto cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Xarelto, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 4,619 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 101 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 4,760 Xarelto users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,409 Headache patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 4,619 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto. Among them, 101 people (2.19%) have Headache.
Time on Xarelto 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 Xarelto * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Xarelto * :
Severity of Headache when taking Xarelto ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (64 people, 63.37%)
- Blood cholesterol (18 people, 17.82%)
- Anxiety (14 people, 13.86%)
- Cardiac disorder (13 people, 12.87%)
- Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis (12 people, 11.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (22 people, 21.78%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (17 people, 16.83%)
- Aspirin (17 people, 16.83%)
- Lasix (15 people, 14.85%)
- Allopurinol (13 people, 12.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Inderal for a 39-year old woman with Thyroid Disorder. The patient has Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 58-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has Frequent Headaches (pain in head), Low Blood Pressure (abnormally low blood pressure)
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Nuvaring, Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Lamictal for a 24-year old woman with Vitamin D, Birth Control, Functional Dyspepsia, Mood Disorder. The patient has Ear Pain, Pressure Sore, Early Morning Joint Stiffness, Muscle Pain, Headache, Lightheadedness, Fatigue, Pressure Sore, Spaced Out
- A study of side effects of Xarelto for a 58-year old man with DVT. The patient has Anemia - Megaloblastic (anaemia due to disorder of abnormally large red blood cells)
Recent Xarelto related drug comparison:
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