Fentanyl and Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Duragesic-100, and have Back pain. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Fentanyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,731 people who have side effects when taking Fentanyl from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Dec, 04, 2017

14,731 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl.
Among them, 437 people (2.97%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fentanyl cause Headache?

Time on Fentanyl when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 56.92 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.92 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.62 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.15 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 13.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.54 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Fentanyl *:

  • female: 73.36 %
  • male: 26.64 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Fentanyl *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.3 %
  • 10-19: 0.3 %
  • 20-29: 3.66 %
  • 30-39: 8.84 %
  • 40-49: 24.7 %
  • 50-59: 37.5 %
  • 60+: 24.7 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Back Pain (74 people, 16.93%)
  • Depression (41 people, 9.38%)
  • High Blood Pressure (39 people, 8.92%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 8.70%)
  • Breakthrough Pain (34 people, 7.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Duragesic-100 (54 people, 12.36%)
  • Cymbalta (51 people, 11.67%)
  • Aspirin (41 people, 9.38%)
  • Xanax (40 people, 9.15%)
  • Dilaudid (39 people, 8.92%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (151 people, 34.55%)
  • Dizziness (97 people, 22.20%)
  • Fatigue (90 people, 20.59%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (80 people, 18.31%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (79 people, 18.08%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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