Carafate and Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Carafate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Protonix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Carafate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,459 people who have side effects when taking Carafate from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 23, 2017

7,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Carafate.
Among them, 405 people (5.43%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Carafate cause Headache?

Time on Carafate when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 11.11 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 11.11 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Carafate *:

  • female: 73 %
  • male: 27 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Carafate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.35 %
  • 20-29: 3.24 %
  • 30-39: 7.06 %
  • 40-49: 15.88 %
  • 50-59: 32.65 %
  • 60+: 38.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (35 people, 8.64%)
  • Osteoporosis (31 people, 7.65%)
  • High Blood Pressure (25 people, 6.17%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (23 people, 5.68%)
  • Crohn's Disease (21 people, 5.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Protonix (80 people, 19.75%)
  • Prilosec (79 people, 19.51%)
  • Synthroid (76 people, 18.77%)
  • Nexium (72 people, 17.78%)
  • Lasix (67 people, 16.54%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (151 people, 37.28%)
  • Fatigue (124 people, 30.62%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (114 people, 28.15%)
  • Pain (109 people, 26.91%)
  • Dizziness (106 people, 26.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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