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Piroxicam vs Celecoxib vs Naproxen vs Mefenamic Acid vs Ibuprofen, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a male patient aged 32

This is personalized comparison of Piroxicam vs Celecoxib vs Naproxen vs Mefenamic Acid vs Ibuprofen for a male aged 32. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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On Apr, 23, 2014: 3,068 male patients aged 30 who take the drugs are studied in Piroxicam vs Celecoxib vs Naproxen vs Mefenamic Acid vs Ibuprofen

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male30Inflammatory Pain

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Piroxicam piroxicamMutual Pharm
Celecoxib celecoxibnot specified
Naproxen naproxenSandoz
Mefenamic Acid mefenamic acidnot specified
Ibuprofen ibuprofennot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 30 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Piroxicam (Mutual Pharm)CelecoxibNaproxen (Sandoz)Mefenamic AcidIbuprofen
Hepatocellular Damage13.64%0.81%0.50%0.00%1.35%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Piroxicam (Mutual Pharm)CelecoxibNaproxen (Sandoz)Mefenamic AcidIbuprofen
Pyrexia (fever)Arthralgia (joint pain)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Diarrhoea NosPyrexia (fever)
Lymphadenopathy (disease or enlargement of lymph nodes)Back PainAnxietyPruritus (severe itching of the skin)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)Vomiting
Headache (pain in head)Pain In ExtremityHeadache (pain in head)Colitis Haemorrhagic (bleeding diarrhoea due to infection of colon)Depression
Leukocytosis (increased white blood cells)PainPyrexia (fever)Alanine Aminotransferase IncreasedAgitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
Hepatocellular Damage (liver damage)Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Insomnia (sleeplessness)Vomiting NosFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Haematemesis (vomiting of blood)Chest PainSuicidal IdeationAspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedHeadache (pain in head)
Dermatitis Nos (inflammation of the skin resulting from direct irritation by an external agent or an allergic reaction to it)Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)DepressionPyrexia (fever)Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
Abdominal Pain UpperAnxietyCoughRenal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)Suicidal Ideation
Hypersensitivity NosVomitingBack PainHepatic Failure (liver failure)Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Piroxicam (Mutual Pharm)CelecoxibNaproxen (Sandoz)Mefenamic AcidIbuprofen
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)DepressionAcute Myocardial Infarction (acute heart attack)
DepressionInsomnia (sleeplessness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Chest PainBipolar Disorder (mood disorder)Urinary Retention (the inability to completely or partially empty the bladder)
Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)AnxietyVentricular Tachycardia (rapid heartbeat that originates in one of the lower chambers (the ventricles) of the heart)
PneumoniaAggressionDepression
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)Gastritis (inflammation of stomach)
Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion)Nervous System Disorder (a general class of medical conditions affecting the nervous system)Emotional Distress
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)PsychosisGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)
Rotator Cuff Syndrome (a spectrum of conditions affecting the rotator cuff tendons of the shoulder)Personality ChangeHypercholesterolaemia (high levels of cholesterol in the blood)
Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)Pain - KneeBradycardia (abnormally slow heart action)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Piroxicam0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%
Celecoxib14.63%31.71%39.02%14.63%0.00%
Naproxen3.39%23.73%55.93%15.25%1.69%
Mefenamic Acid0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%
Ibuprofen4.84%27.96%34.95%23.66%8.60%

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On eHealthMe, Piroxicam (piroxicam) is often used to treat arthritis. Celecoxib (celecoxib) is often used to treat osteoarthritis. Naproxen (naproxen) is often used to treat pain. Mefenamic Acid (mefenamic acid) is often used to treat painful menstrual periods. Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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