Review: taking Aleve and Carbatrol together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Aleve and Carbatrol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Aleve and Carbatrol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 479 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Aleve

Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Aleve 25,188 users)

Carbatrol

Carbatrol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in convulsion. (latest outcomes from Carbatrol 1,273 users)

On Aug, 30, 2016

479 people who take Aleve, Carbatrol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Aleve and Carbatrol drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Aleve:
  • < 1 month: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Carbatrol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Aleve:
  • female: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • male: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
Carbatrol:
  • female: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (6 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Aleve:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Carbatrol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • liver disorder
  • pyrexia
  • rash
  • sepsis
  • muscular weakness
  • decreased appetite
  • abdominal discomfort
  • confusional state
  • glossodynia
1 - 6 months:
  • abnormal dreams
  • aggression
  • anxiety
  • disturbance in attention
  • emotional disorder
  • irritability
  • nightmare
  • overdose
  • suicide attempt
  • withdrawal syndrome
1 - 2 years:
  • anticonvulsant drug level decreased
  • appendicitis
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • cholelithiasis
  • convulsion
  • gallbladder disorder
  • gastric ulcer haemorrhage
  • pain
  • pyrexia
2 - 5 years:
  • emotional distress
  • injury
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • coma
  • contusion
  • fatigue
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • complex partial seizures
  • drug toxicity
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • nystagmus
  • pain
  • somnolence
  • urinary tract infection enterococcal
10+ years:
  • abortion spontaneous
  • antinuclear antibody positive
  • arthritis
  • convulsion
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • musculoskeletal discomfort
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • fatigue
  • kidney failure
not specified:
  • pain
  • headache
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • back pain
  • dysphagia
  • hypoaesthesia
  • vomiting
  • oedema peripheral
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • headache
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • back pain
  • hypoaesthesia
  • pain in jaw
  • dysphagia
  • bone disorder
  • tooth infection
male:
  • headache
  • pain
  • insomnia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • pyrexia
  • drug ineffective

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • headache
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • adnexa uteri pain
  • amenorrhoea
  • arthralgia
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • chills
  • cholecystitis
20-29:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pruritus generalised
  • emotional distress
  • headache
  • memory impairment
  • injury
  • subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • vision blurred
30-39:
  • arthralgia
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • headache
  • drug dependence
  • pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • hypertension
  • nausea
40-49:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pancreatitis
  • hyperglycaemia
  • insomnia
  • interstitial lung disease
  • irritability
50-59:
  • muscular weakness
  • decreased appetite
  • fall
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • pain
  • dysphagia
  • hypoaesthesia
  • weight decreased
60+:
  • pain
  • bone pain
  • dysphagia
  • pain in extremity
  • anxiety
  • emotional distress
  • deformity
  • anhedonia
  • back pain
  • rash

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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