Review: taking Baclofen and Ibuprofen together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Baclofen and Ibuprofen together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Baclofen and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,259 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Baclofen

Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasticity. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 20,819 users)

Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 59,883 users)

On Jul, 26, 2016

1,259 people who take Baclofen, Ibuprofen are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Baclofen and Ibuprofen drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Baclofen:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • < 1 month: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Baclofen:
  • female: 28.0% - (9 of 32 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • female: 26.0% - (8 of 30 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Baclofen:
  • 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: 50.0% - (5 of 10 people)
  • 40-49: 21.0% - (3 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 30-39: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 9.0% - (1 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • azotaemia
  • urinary tract infection
  • urosepsis
  • osteomyelitis
  • hyperthyroidism
  • hypothyroidism
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • tachycardia
  • confusional state
  • decubitus ulcer
1 - 6 months:
  • hypoaesthesia
  • lymphocytosis
  • paraplegia
  • urinary tract infection
  • chronic leukaemia
  • lymphocytic leukaemia
  • migraine
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
  • brittle bone disease
6 - 12 months:
  • hypoaesthesia
  • paraplegia
  • urinary tract infection
  • ataxia
  • weight gain poor
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • neck pain
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • hair loss
  • lightheadedness - dizzy
  • memory loss
  • tingling and numbness
  • tongue - patchy
  • mouth dry aggravated
  • sedation aggravated
2 - 5 years:
  • multiple sclerosis relapse
  • emotional distress
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • hypertonia
  • motor dysfunction
  • muscular weakness
  • pain
  • vitamin e
  • bowel movement irregularity
  • cerebrovascular accident
5 - 10 years:
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • lymphocytosis
  • chronic leukaemia
  • lymphocytic leukaemia
  • achilles tendonitis
  • infection
  • pain
  • spinal fusion surgery
  • tendonitis
  • chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
10+ years:
  • fatigue
  • hair loss
  • lightheadedness - dizzy
  • memory loss
  • tingling and numbness
  • tongue - patchy
  • constipation aggravated
  • dizziness postural
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • frequent headaches
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
  • depression
  • insomnia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • fall
  • anxiety
  • dizziness
  • hypoaesthesia
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • chest pain
male:
  • headache
  • depression
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • pyrexia
  • muscle spasms
  • anxiety
  • pain in extremity
  • insomnia
  • confusional state

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • convulsion
  • muscular weakness
  • pneumonia
  • nephrosclerosis
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • scar
  • somnolence
  • anticonvulsant drug level increased
  • apnoea
  • bronchospasm
10-19:
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • diabetes insipidus
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • agitation
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood pressure increased
  • clonus
  • dehydration
  • gastritis
20-29:
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • back pain
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • haematocrit decreased
  • pneumonia
  • blood glucose increased
  • tachycardia
30-39:
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • muscle spasms
  • fatigue
  • hypoaesthesia
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
40-49:
  • depression
  • pain
  • urinary tract infection
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • multiple sclerosis relapse
50-59:
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • fall
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • arthralgia
  • infection
  • dizziness
60+:
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • pain
  • gait disturbance
  • pneumonia
  • urinary tract infection
  • completed suicide
  • anaemia
  • nausea
  • asthenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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