Zyrtec and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache is found among people who take Zyrtec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Singulair, and have Hypersensitivity. This review analyzes which people have Headache with Zyrtec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,166 people who have side effects when taking Zyrtec from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 23, 2017
52,166 people reported to have side effects when taking Zyrtec.
Among them, 3,324 people (6.37%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zyrtec when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 68.27 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.77 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.88 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.65 %
- 10+ years: 6.73 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Zyrtec *:
- female: 77.39 %
- male: 22.61 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Zyrtec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 3.42 %
- 10-19: 6.0 %
- 20-29: 7.07 %
- 30-39: 13.26 %
- 40-49: 19.87 %
- 50-59: 24.2 %
- 60+: 26.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypersensitivity (379 people, 11.40%)
- Asthma (272 people, 8.18%)
- Pain (214 people, 6.44%)
- Depression (203 people, 6.11%)
- High Blood Pressure (176 people, 5.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (431 people, 12.97%)
- Nexium (328 people, 9.87%)
- Synthroid (308 people, 9.27%)
- Flonase (297 people, 8.94%)
- Tylenol (256 people, 7.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (887 people, 26.68%)
- Fatigue (733 people, 22.05%)
- Dizziness (681 people, 20.49%)
- Pain (535 people, 16.10%)
- Weakness (511 people, 15.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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