Review: could Zyrtec cause Headache?
Summary: Headache is found among people who take Zyrtec, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypersensitivity.
We study 27,693 people who have side effects while taking Zyrtec from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,475 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,978 Zyrtec users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 202,450 Headache patients)
On Apr, 13, 2015: 27,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec. Among them, 1,774 people (6.41%) have Headache.
Time on Zyrtec 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 Zyrtec * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Zyrtec * :
Severity of Headache when taking Zyrtec ** :
|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 * :
- Hypersensitivity (156 people, 8.79%)
- Asthma (137 people, 7.72%)
- Depression (110 people, 6.20%)
- Pain (109 people, 6.14%)
- Hypertension (94 people, 5.30%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (255 people, 14.37%)
- Nexium (220 people, 12.40%)
- Celebrex (189 people, 10.65%)
- Albuterol (185 people, 10.43%)
- Singulair (181 people, 10.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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