Taxol and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Metastases to bone. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Taxol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,935 people who have side effects when taking Taxol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 27, 2017
25,935 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol.
Among them, 532 people (2.05%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Taxol when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 57.53 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.74 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.37 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.37 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Taxol *:
- female: 84.34 %
- male: 15.66 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Taxol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.52 %
- 20-29: 0.79 %
- 30-39: 8.4 %
- 40-49: 23.88 %
- 50-59: 34.65 %
- 60+: 31.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Metastases To Bone (71 people, 13.35%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (56 people, 10.53%)
- Chemotherapy (36 people, 6.77%)
- Pain (29 people, 5.45%)
- Lung Neoplasm Malignant (22 people, 4.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (190 people, 35.71%)
- Herceptin (132 people, 24.81%)
- Decadron (132 people, 24.81%)
- Aredia (124 people, 23.31%)
- Avastin (119 people, 22.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (213 people, 40.04%)
- Pain (202 people, 37.97%)
- Fatigue (177 people, 33.27%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (152 people, 28.57%)
- Back Pain (143 people, 26.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have often woken up with a feeling of slight compression in my head. Taking brewers yeast on a regular basis seems to prevent this feeling.... or am I kidding myself? Any suggestions as to what is happening?
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Had a ct scan for abdominal pain after a surgery Feb 2016. Was diagnosed with ovarian vein thrombosis. Now taking Xarelto. Started Monday May 2016. Seems my head feel like something is drilling in the middle of my scull. And my appetite has been doomed. Is the headache related and is the ...
User posts to the study
I had an attack of acute pancreatitis after 4 treatments of Taxol and Herceptin. My doctor said only 1% chance of The attack being due to the treatments. I'm skeptical as have a very clean no alcohol diet and negatively tested for gallstones. Would be interested if others have any experience ...
I have dealt with H/A s lifelong and now have new and progressively more H/A s and other symptoms! Been working with VA and not getting ahead of things. Still more things to try, but very frustrating. Hoping to find something that helps!...
I was put on plavix and aspirin daily 2 months ago for 6 months after undergoing surgery for a pipeline for a brain aneurism. My headaches only started 2 weeks ago. I am trying to find out if it's the medication causing my headaches. I also had contrast dye with my ct two weeks ago then the ...