Review: taking Albuterol sulfate and Ibuprofen together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Albuterol sulfate and Ibuprofen together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Albuterol sulfate and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,147 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Albuterol Sulfate

Albuterol sulfate has active ingredients of albuterol sulfate. It is often used in asthma. (latest outcomes from Albuterol sulfate 12,751 users)

Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 92,738 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

2,147 people who take Albuterol Sulfate, Ibuprofen are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Albuterol sulfate and Ibuprofen drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Albuterol Sulfate:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 37.0% - (6 of 16 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
  • 10+ years: 93.0% - (14 of 15 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • < 1 month: 40.0% - (8 of 20 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • 10+ years: 18.0% - (3 of 16 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Albuterol Sulfate:
  • female: 56.0% - (32 of 57 people)
  • male: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • female: 29.0% - (17 of 57 people)
  • male: 42.0% - (6 of 14 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Albuterol Sulfate:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 2-9: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 10-19: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 20-29: 53.0% - (7 of 13 people)
  • 30-39: 78.0% - (11 of 14 people)
  • 40-49: 61.0% - (8 of 13 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 60+: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 2-9: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 10-19: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 20-29: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 30-39: 21.0% - (3 of 14 people)
  • 40-49: 21.0% - (3 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 70.0% - (7 of 10 people)
  • 60+: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • dehydration
  • paraesthesia
  • pulmonary embolism
  • tachycardia
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety
  • intestinal ischaemia
  • wheezing
1 - 6 months:
  • blood uric acid increased
  • hyperuricaemia
  • cough
  • pain
  • injury
  • porphyria non-acute
  • anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension
  • back pain - low
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • deep vein thrombosis
6 - 12 months:
  • diarrhoea
  • anxiety
  • abdominal distension
  • chest wall pain
  • constipation
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspepsia
  • flatulence
  • injury
1 - 2 years:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • decreased appetite
  • gallbladder disorder
  • nausea
  • calculus ureteric
  • constipation
  • delirium
  • metabolic acidosis
  • renal tubular necrosis
  • vision blurred
2 - 5 years:
  • anxiety
  • colonic polyp
  • diarrhoea
  • injury
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • depression
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • depression
  • cholelithiasis
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • injury
  • mental disorder
  • nightmare
  • emotional distress
10+ years:
  • asthma
  • depression
  • back pain
  • hair - oily
  • menstrual cycle prolonged
  • migraine with aura
  • migraine without aura
  • oily skin
  • seborrhoeic dermatitis
  • shortness of breath
not specified:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • depression
  • chest pain
  • back pain
  • vomiting

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • injury
  • fatigue
  • chest pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • headache
  • back pain
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • fall
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • pyrexia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • cough
  • hepatic enzyme increased
  • hypertension
2-9:
  • vomiting
  • cough
  • hypoxia
  • respiratory distress
  • status asthmaticus
  • chest pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug ineffective
  • pulmonary embolism
  • constipation
10-19:
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • cholelithiasis
  • anxiety
  • pulmonary embolism
  • multi-organ failure
  • decreased appetite
20-29:
  • pain
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • injury
  • pulmonary embolism
  • anxiety
  • gallbladder disorder
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • abdominal pain
  • emotional distress
30-39:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • injury
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea
  • emotional distress
  • chest pain
40-49:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • depression
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • back pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • chest pain
50-59:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • insomnia
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • headache
  • weight decreased
60+:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • pneumonia
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • weight decreased
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • diarrhoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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