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 2,216 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 60,808 users)

Pregabalin

Pregabalin has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Pregabalin 4,407 users)

On Jul, 20, 2016

2,216 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: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 38.0% - (7 of 18 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Pregabalin:
  • < 1 month: 10.0% - (1 of 10 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 50.0% - (8 of 16 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 42.0% - (6 of 14 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Ibuprofen:
  • female: 30.0% - (16 of 53 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (3 of 12 people)
Pregabalin:
  • female: 42.0% - (22 of 52 people)
  • male: 20.0% - (2 of 10 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: 27.0% - (3 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 33.0% - (9 of 27 people)
  • 50-59: 11.0% - (2 of 17 people)
  • 60+: 40.0% - (2 of 5 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: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • 40-49: 32.0% - (8 of 25 people)
  • 50-59: 41.0% - (7 of 17 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • somnolence
  • feeling abnormal
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain
  • weight increased
  • vision blurred
  • nausea
  • dry mouth
1 - 6 months:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • confusional state
  • vision blurred
  • agranulocytosis
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain in extremity
  • hypoaesthesia
6 - 12 months:
  • apathy
  • convulsion
  • disorientation
  • hyperkalaemia
  • loss of consciousness
  • paralysis
  • renal failure acute
  • haematemesis
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • dyspnoea
1 - 2 years:
  • dizziness
  • vision blurred
  • pain
  • insomnia
  • somnolence
  • myalgia
  • visual impairment
  • arthralgia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • headache
2 - 5 years:
  • pain
  • depression
  • gastric perforation
  • balance disorder
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • gallbladder non-functioning
  • weight decreased
  • atrial fibrillation
  • blood cholesterol decreased
  • blood glucose decreased
5 - 10 years:
  • lymphocytosis
  • aggression
  • chronic leukaemia
  • lipodystrophy
  • lymphocytic leukaemia
  • muscle cramps
  • syncope
  • amnesia
  • anxiety
  • cardiac arrest
10+ years:
  • fatigue
  • apraxia
  • confusion
  • memory impairment
  • mood swings
  • muscle twitching
  • tremor
  • depression
  • euphoric mood
  • hair loss
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • nausea
  • vision blurred
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
  • weight increased
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • depression
  • injury
  • oedema peripheral
  • vision blurred
male:
  • pain
  • vision blurred
  • weight increased
  • drug ineffective
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • back pain
  • pyrexia
  • anxiety
  • intervertebral disc degeneration

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • paraesthesia
  • vomiting
  • device related infection
  • heart rate increased
  • chills
  • pain
  • pyrexia
  • pain in extremity
  • weight increased
  • infusion related reaction
20-29:
  • loss of consciousness
  • pain
  • hypoaesthesia
  • gallbladder disorder
  • injury
  • convulsion
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • anxiety
30-39:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • nausea
  • headache
  • dizziness
  • injury
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • depression
  • abdominal pain
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • injury
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • weight increased
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
50-59:
  • pain
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
  • depression
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • somnolence
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • vision blurred
  • back pain
  • osteoarthritis
  • oedema peripheral
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • dizziness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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