Yaz and Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Yaz, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Yasmin, and have Birth control. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Yaz. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,125 people who have side effects when taking Yaz from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 07, 2017

38,125 people reported to have side effects when taking Yaz.
Among them, 920 people (2.41%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Yaz cause Headache?

Time on Yaz when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 9.17 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 32.92 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.88 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.83 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.42 %
  • 10+ years: 0.62 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Yaz *:

  • female: 97.23 %
  • male: 2.77 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Yaz *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 13.24 %
  • 20-29: 30.26 %
  • 30-39: 29.51 %
  • 40-49: 18.66 %
  • 50-59: 4.04 %
  • 60+: 4.29 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Birth Control (341 people, 37.07%)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (147 people, 15.98%)
  • Acne (126 people, 13.70%)
  • Pain (88 people, 9.57%)
  • Migraine (61 people, 6.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Yasmin (307 people, 33.37%)
  • Ibuprofen (100 people, 10.87%)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (59 people, 6.41%)
  • Motrin (57 people, 6.20%)
  • Naproxen (48 people, 5.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (336 people, 36.52%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (241 people, 26.20%)
  • Nausea (218 people, 23.70%)
  • Injury (203 people, 22.07%)
  • Dizziness (202 people, 21.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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