Chlorthalidone and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Chlorthalidone, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Chlorthalidone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,791 people who have side effects when taking Chlorthalidone from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 25, 2017
3,791 people reported to have side effects when taking Chlorthalidone.
Among them, 164 people (4.33%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Chlorthalidone when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 25 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Chlorthalidone *:
- female: 71.07 %
- male: 28.93 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Chlorthalidone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 4.41 %
- 40-49: 10.29 %
- 50-59: 27.21 %
- 60+: 58.09 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (23 people, 14.02%)
- Type 2 Diabetes (12 people, 7.32%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (11 people, 6.71%)
- Neuroendocrine Tumor (8 people, 4.88%)
- Hypothyroidism (8 people, 4.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (18 people, 10.98%)
- Norvasc (14 people, 8.54%)
- Synthroid (13 people, 7.93%)
- Amlodipine (13 people, 7.93%)
- Singulair (12 people, 7.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (42 people, 25.61%)
- Dizziness (42 people, 25.61%)
- Fatigue (33 people, 20.12%)
- Joint Pain (29 people, 17.68%)
- Weakness (24 people, 14.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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