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Piroxicam vs Celecoxib vs Naproxen vs Mefenamic Acid vs Ibuprofen for a male patient aged 33

Summary: 3,095 male patients aged 33 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Piroxicam vs Celecoxib vs Naproxen vs Mefenamic Acid vs Ibuprofen for a male aged 33. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Piroxicam (latest outcomes from 3,095 users) has active ingredients of piroxicam. It is often used in arthritis.

Celecoxib (latest outcomes from 9,287 users) has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in osteoarthritis.

Naproxen (latest outcomes from 21,967 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain.

Mefenamic acid (latest outcomes from 1,145 users) has active ingredients of mefenamic acid. It is often used in painful menstrual periods.

Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,647 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.

What is the symptom

Hepatocellular damage (liver damage) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 10,704 Hepatocellular damage patients)

On Mar, 28, 2015: 3,095 male patients aged 30 who take the same 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 Damage13.79%0.81%0.51%0.00%1.37%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Piroxicam (Mutual Pharm)CelecoxibNaproxen (Sandoz)Mefenamic AcidIbuprofen
PyrexiaArthralgiaFatigueDiarrhoea NosPyrexia
LymphadenopathyBack PainAnxietyPruritusNausea
DysphagiaNauseaHeadacheRhabdomyolysisVomiting
HeadachePain In ExtremityNauseaColitis HaemorrhagicDepression
LeukocytosisPainPyrexiaAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedAgitation
Hepatocellular DamageMyocardial InfarctionSuicidal IdeationVomiting NosFatigue
HaematemesisChest PainInsomniaAspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedHeadache
Dermatitis NosDrug Withdrawal SyndromeDepressionPyrexiaRenal Failure Acute
Abdominal Pain UpperAnxietyBack PainRenal Failure AcuteSuicidal Ideation
Hypersensitivity NosVomitingRenal Failure AcuteHepatic FailureCompleted Suicide

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 InfarctionDepressionDepression
DepressionBipolar DisorderFatigue
Chest PainAnxietyUrinary Retention
Pulmonary EmbolismAggressionGastritis
HypertensionInsomniaAcute Myocardial Infarction
PneumoniaMental DisorderVentricular Tachycardia
Muscle SpasmsSuicidal IdeationGastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Intervertebral Disc ProtrusionNervous System DisorderHypercholesterolaemia
Gastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseVomitingEmotional Distress
Rotator Cuff SyndromeHypotension

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Piroxicam0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Celecoxib11.90%28.57%47.62%11.90%0.00%
Naproxen3.51%21.05%54.39%19.30%1.75%
Mefenamic Acid0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%
Ibuprofen3.80%29.11%35.44%24.05%7.59%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

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Side effects in real world:

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.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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