Folate deficiency and Headache


Headache is found among people with Folate deficiency, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The study analyzes which people have Headache with Folate deficiency. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 44 people who have Folate deficiency from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

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On Aug, 17, 2022

44 people who have Folate Deficiency and Headache are studied.

What is Folate deficiency?

Folate deficiency (lack of folic acid) is found to be associated with 593 drugs and 370 conditions by eHealthMe.

What is Headache?

Headache (pain in head) is found to be associated with 4,960 drugs and 5,441 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Headache in Folate deficiency reports submitted per year:

Would you have Headache when you have Folate deficiency?

Gender of people who have Folate Deficiency and experienced Headache *:

  • female: 84.09 %
  • male: 15.91 %

Age of people who have Folate Deficiency and experienced Headache *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.41 %
  • 20-29: 5.41 %
  • 30-39: 5.41 %
  • 40-49: 10.81 %
  • 50-59: 43.24 %
  • 60+: 29.73 %

Common co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 19 people, 43.18%
  2. Restless Leg Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs): 12 people, 27.27%
  3. Depression: 12 people, 27.27%
  4. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 11 people, 25.00%
  5. Pain: 10 people, 22.73%
  6. Asthma: 9 people, 20.45%
  7. Postmenopause: 9 people, 20.45%
  8. Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose): 9 people, 20.45%
  9. Stress And Anxiety: 8 people, 18.18%
  10. Weakness: 8 people, 18.18%

Common drugs taken by these people *:

  1. Folic Acid: 17 people, 38.64%
  2. Synthroid: 13 people, 29.55%
  3. Cardizem: 10 people, 22.73%
  4. Veramyst: 9 people, 20.45%
  5. Nuvigil: 9 people, 20.45%
  6. Singulair: 9 people, 20.45%
  7. Xolair: 9 people, 20.45%
  8. Foradil: 9 people, 20.45%
  9. Proventil: 9 people, 20.45%
  10. Mirapex: 9 people, 20.45%

Common symptoms for these people *:

  1. Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 12 people, 27.27%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 11 people, 25.00%
  3. Breathing Difficulty: 11 people, 25.00%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 11 people, 25.00%
  5. Hypersensitivity: 9 people, 20.45%
  6. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 9 people, 20.45%
  7. Skin Blushing/flushing (a sudden reddening of the face, neck): 9 people, 20.45%
  8. Sensation Of Foreign Body: 9 people, 20.45%
  9. Throat Tightness: 9 people, 20.45%
  10. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 9 people, 20.45%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take medications and have Headache?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study is based on Headache and Folate deficiency, and their synonyms.

Who is eHealthMe?

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