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 1,693 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 28,487 users)

Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 73,378 users)

On Aug, 25, 2016

1,693 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: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 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: 20.0% - (1 of 5 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: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Baclofen:
  • female: 23.0% - (6 of 26 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)
Ibuprofen:
  • female: 23.0% - (6 of 26 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: 28.0% - (2 of 7 people)
  • 40-49: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 50-59: 11.0% - (1 of 9 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: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 9.0% - (1 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • azotaemia
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • urinary tract infection
  • urosepsis
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • osteomyelitis
  • renal failure
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • nephropathy toxic
  • polyuria
1 - 6 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • malaise
  • cardiac disorder
  • hypoaesthesia
  • lymphocytosis
  • paraplegia
  • urinary tract infection
  • abdominal pain
  • chronic leukaemia
  • lymphocytic leukaemia
6 - 12 months:
  • hypoaesthesia
  • paraplegia
  • urinary tract infection
  • ataxia
  • foetal growth restriction
  • weight gain poor
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • maternal exposure during pregnancy
  • neck pain
1 - 2 years:
  • fatigue
  • hair loss
  • lightheadedness - dizzy
  • memory loss
  • tingling and numbness
  • tongue - patchy
  • acute sinusitis
  • dislocation of vertebra
  • facet joint syndrome
  • hypokalaemia
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
  • infection
  • lymphocytic leukaemia
  • spinal fusion surgery
  • achilles tendonitis
  • pain
  • 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
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • foetal growth restriction
2-9:
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • renal failure
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • nephropathy toxic
  • polyuria
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • convulsion
  • muscular weakness
  • pneumonia
  • dehydration
10-19:
  • completed suicide
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • diabetes insipidus
  • electrolyte imbalance
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • respiratory arrest
  • mental disorder
20-29:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • pulmonary embolism
  • back pain
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • malaise
  • cardiac disorder
  • convulsion
  • vomiting
30-39:
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • hypoaesthesia
  • muscle spasms
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
40-49:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • urinary tract infection
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • oedema peripheral
50-59:
  • nausea
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
  • headache
  • arthralgia
  • dizziness
  • hypoaesthesia
60+:
  • fall
  • pain
  • gait disturbance
  • fatigue
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • urinary tract infection
  • nausea
  • multiple sclerosis relapse
  • asthenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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