Review: taking Aspirin and Aleve together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Aspirin and Aleve together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Aspirin and Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,497 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Aspirin

Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Aspirin 160,694 users)

Aleve

Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in joint pain. (latest outcomes from Aleve 18,998 users)

On Jul, 23, 2016

1,497 people who take Aspirin, Aleve are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Aspirin and Aleve drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Aspirin:
  • < 1 month: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 73.0% - (11 of 15 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 35.0% - (6 of 17 people)
  • 10+ years: 38.0% - (5 of 13 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Aleve:
  • < 1 month: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 63.0% - (12 of 19 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Aspirin:
  • female: 52.0% - (21 of 40 people)
  • male: 54.0% - (13 of 24 people)
Aleve:
  • female: 48.0% - (20 of 41 people)
  • male: 45.0% - (15 of 33 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Aspirin:
  • 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 2 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 64.0% - (20 of 31 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (11 of 22 people)
Aleve:
  • 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 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 50-59: 58.0% - (20 of 34 people)
  • 60+: 46.0% - (13 of 28 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • dyspnoea
  • hypersensitivity
  • pruritus
  • dizziness
  • erythema
  • diarrhoea
  • sepsis
  • vomiting
  • chest pain
  • pain
1 - 6 months:
  • contusion
  • haemorrhoidal haemorrhage
  • dysgeusia
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • blister
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • gait disturbance
  • haemorrhagic diathesis
  • hemiplegia
6 - 12 months:
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • asthenia
  • blister
  • contusion
  • dysgeusia
  • dyspnoea
  • gait disturbance
  • haemorrhagic diathesis
  • haemorrhoidal haemorrhage
  • headache
1 - 2 years:
  • altered state of consciousness
  • confusion
  • hyperglycaemia
  • hyperlipidemia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • gait abnormal
  • stupor
  • dizziness
  • bleeding time prolonged
  • blood pressure increased
2 - 5 years:
  • altered state of consciousness
  • confusion
  • hyperglycaemia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • gait abnormal
  • hyperlipidemia
  • stupor
  • chest pain
  • coronary artery occlusion
  • dizziness
5 - 10 years:
  • dry mouth
  • gastric disorder
  • gastric haemorrhage
  • gastric ulcer haemorrhage
  • asthenia
  • bleeding time prolonged
  • chest pain
  • difficulty in walking
  • dyspnoea
  • gastric infection
10+ years:
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea haemorrhagic
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • loose stools
  • protein urine
  • renal disorder
  • scar
  • abdominal pain upper
  • acid reflux
  • cold sweat
not specified:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • pain in extremity
  • chest pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • chest pain
  • headache
male:
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • myocardial infarction
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • headache
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • dizziness

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • periorbital oedema
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholelithiasis
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gallbladder disorder
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
20-29:
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • scab
  • headache
  • asthenia
  • blister
  • contusion
  • dysgeusia
  • gait disturbance
  • haemorrhagic diathesis
  • haemorrhoidal haemorrhage
30-39:
  • pain in extremity
  • chest pain
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • myocardial infarction
  • oedema peripheral
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • anxiety
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • depression
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • hypertension
  • weight increased
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • dyspnoea
  • chest pain
  • injury
  • anhedonia
  • hypoaesthesia
  • pain in jaw
  • bronchitis
60+:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • nausea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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