Review: taking Alcohol and Ibuprofen together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Alcohol and Ibuprofen together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Alcohol and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 322 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Alcohol

Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in alcoholism. (latest outcomes from Alcohol 6,386 users)

Ibuprofen

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

On Sep, 20, 2016

322 people who take Alcohol, Ibuprofen are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Alcohol and Ibuprofen drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Alcohol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Alcohol:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Alcohol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • suicide attempt
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • intentional overdose
  • tachycardia
  • suicidal ideation
  • completed suicide
  • depression
  • overdose
  • dehydration
  • somnolence
1 - 6 months:
  • alcohol interaction
  • alcohol poisoning
  • anxiety
  • brain injury
  • cardiac arrest
  • constipation
  • dependence
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • heart rate increased
6 - 12 months:
  • amnesia
  • asthma
  • confusional state
  • drug abuser
  • drug dependence
  • drug ineffective
  • emotional distress
  • gait abnormal
  • gastritis
  • headache
1 - 2 years:
  • asthenia
  • bipolar ii disorder
  • breathing - slowed or stopped
  • chronic insomnia
  • loss of appetite
  • major depressive disorder
  • abnormal dreams
  • alopecia
  • anorgasmia
  • apathy
2 - 5 years:
  • dyspepsia
  • haematuria
  • renal failure chronic
  • swelling of the ankles - feet - legs
not specified:
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • overdose
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • nausea
  • somnolence
  • suicidal ideation
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • aggression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • completed suicide
  • somnolence
  • overdose
  • headache
  • hypotension
male:
  • suicide attempt
  • depression
  • overdose
  • suicidal ideation
  • intentional overdose
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • aggression
  • tachycardia
  • somnolence

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
10-19:
  • metabolic acidosis
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • overdose
  • suicide attempt
  • abdominal pain upper
  • mental status changes
  • intentional overdose
  • biliary colic
  • hypotension
  • loin pain
20-29:
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • depression
  • overdose
  • suicidal ideation
  • tachycardia
  • constipation
  • dry mouth
  • vision blurred
30-39:
  • suicide attempt
  • agitation
  • suicidal ideation
  • intentional overdose
  • homicidal ideation
  • alcoholism
  • anxiety
  • alcohol abuse
  • confusional state
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
40-49:
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • malaise
  • pain
  • nausea
  • multiple drug overdose intentional
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
50-59:
  • intentional overdose
  • suicide attempt
  • electrocardiogram st segment elevation
  • somnolence
  • abnormal dreams
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • disturbance in attention
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • emotional disorder
60+:
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • headache
  • nausea
  • drug effect decreased
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • muscle spasms
  • insomnia
  • joint injury
  • alcohol poisoning
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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