Review: taking Ibuprofen and Pregabalin together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Ibuprofen and Pregabalin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ibuprofen and Pregabalin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,055 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Ibuprofen

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

Pregabalin

Pregabalin has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Pregabalin 10,039 users)

On Sep, 16, 2016

4,055 people who take Ibuprofen, Pregabalin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Ibuprofen and Pregabalin drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Ibuprofen:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 18.0% - (2 of 11 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 42.0% - (6 of 14 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Pregabalin:
  • < 1 month: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 46.0% - (6 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Ibuprofen:
  • female: 29.0% - (14 of 48 people)
  • male: 23.0% - (3 of 13 people)
Pregabalin:
  • female: 34.0% - (16 of 46 people)
  • male: 18.0% - (2 of 11 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

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: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 30-39: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 40-49: 32.0% - (9 of 28 people)
  • 50-59: 7.0% - (1 of 14 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
Pregabalin:
  • 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: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 40-49: 30.0% - (8 of 26 people)
  • 50-59: 30.0% - (4 of 13 people)
  • 60+: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • somnolence
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • feeling abnormal
  • vision blurred
  • oedema peripheral
  • weight increased
  • nausea
  • insomnia
1 - 6 months:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • confusional state
  • vision blurred
  • malaise
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoaesthesia
6 - 12 months:
  • pain
  • disorientation
  • hyperkalaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • apathy
  • convulsion
  • haematemesis
  • loss of consciousness
  • paralysis
1 - 2 years:
  • pain
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • insomnia
  • vision blurred
  • somnolence
  • nausea
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • headache
2 - 5 years:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • depression
  • feeling abnormal
  • insomnia
  • weight decreased
  • anxiety
  • blood glucose increased
  • dyspnoea
  • gastric perforation
5 - 10 years:
  • pain
  • syncope
  • drug ineffective
  • insomnia
  • lymphocytosis
  • aggression
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • chronic leukaemia
  • depression
10+ years:
  • fatigue
  • apraxia
  • confusion
  • memory impairment
  • mood swings
  • muscle twitching
  • tremor
  • depression
  • euphoric mood
  • hair loss
not specified:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • weight increased
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • weight increased
  • headache
male:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • vision blurred
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased
  • back pain
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • drug administration error
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • fear
  • gallbladder polyp
  • injury
10-19:
  • vomiting
  • paraesthesia
  • device related infection
  • heart rate increased
  • chills
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • pain in extremity
  • weight increased
  • infusion related reaction
20-29:
  • pain
  • loss of consciousness
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
  • vomiting
  • gallbladder disorder
  • injury
  • dizziness
  • pyrexia
30-39:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • weight increased
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased
  • pain in extremity
40-49:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • injury
  • dizziness
  • pain in extremity
50-59:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • pain in extremity
  • hypoaesthesia
  • nausea
  • feeling abnormal
  • insomnia
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • arthralgia
60+:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • vision blurred
  • pain in extremity

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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