Xarelto and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Xarelto, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Adempas, and have Stroke. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Xarelto. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 87,540 people who have side effects when taking Xarelto from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
87,540 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto.
Among them, 1,553 people (1.77%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Xarelto when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 54.21 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.53 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.98 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.87 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Xarelto *:
- female: 64.72 %
- male: 35.28 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Xarelto *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.18 %
- 20-29: 3.08 %
- 30-39: 5.01 %
- 40-49: 10.82 %
- 50-59: 14.95 %
- 60+: 65.96 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stroke (328 people, 21.12%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (131 people, 8.44%)
- Pulmonary Embolism (120 people, 7.73%)
- Pulmonary Hypertension (117 people, 7.53%)
- High Blood Pressure (108 people, 6.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Adempas (99 people, 6.37%)
- Adcirca (73 people, 4.70%)
- Letairis (67 people, 4.31%)
- Lasix (56 people, 3.61%)
- Amlodipine (55 people, 3.54%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (351 people, 22.60%)
- Nausea (278 people, 17.90%)
- Fatigue (232 people, 14.94%)
- Weakness (229 people, 14.75%)
- Breathing Difficulty (194 people, 12.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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