Sulfasalazine and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Sulfasalazine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Enbrel, and have Psoriatic arthropathy. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Sulfasalazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,746 people who have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 21, 2017
20,746 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfasalazine.
Among them, 1,090 people (5.25%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sulfasalazine when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 38.05 %
- 1 - 6 months: 39.82 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.77 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.54 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.96 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.77 %
- 10+ years: 7.08 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- female: 72.99 %
- male: 27.01 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Sulfasalazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 2.11 %
- 20-29: 6.98 %
- 30-39: 10.31 %
- 40-49: 21.62 %
- 50-59: 28.94 %
- 60+: 30.04 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (96 people, 8.81%)
- Pain (79 people, 7.25%)
- Ankylosing Spondylitis (70 people, 6.42%)
- Crohn's Disease (62 people, 5.69%)
- High Blood Pressure (59 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Enbrel (341 people, 31.28%)
- Humira (304 people, 27.89%)
- Methotrexate (199 people, 18.26%)
- Plaquenil (168 people, 15.41%)
- Actemra (131 people, 12.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (285 people, 26.15%)
- Fatigue (224 people, 20.55%)
- Drug Ineffective (193 people, 17.71%)
- Joint Pain (173 people, 15.87%)
- Pain (167 people, 15.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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