Review: taking Naproxen sodium and Lamictal xr together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Naproxen sodium and Lamictal xr together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Naproxen sodium and Lamictal xr. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 588 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Naproxen Sodium

Naproxen sodium has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen sodium 4,303 users)

Lamictal Xr

Lamictal xr has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Lamictal xr 581 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

588 people who take Naproxen Sodium, Lamictal Xr are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Naproxen sodium and Lamictal xr drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • < 1 month: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 45.0% - (5 of 11 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Lamictal Xr:
  • < 1 month: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.0% - (2 of 9 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 80.0% - (8 of 10 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 57.0% - (4 of 7 people)
  • 10+ years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • female: 32.0% - (9 of 28 people)
  • male: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
Lamictal Xr:
  • female: 57.0% - (16 of 28 people)
  • male: 43.0% - (7 of 16 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • 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: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 30-39: 27.0% - (3 of 11 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (7 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 60+: 20.0% - (1 of 5 people)
Lamictal Xr:
  • 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: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • 40-49: 57.0% - (8 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • aggression
  • bipolar i disorder
  • mood altered
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • pneumonia
  • respiratory disorder
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • urinary tract infection
  • dyskinesia
1 - 6 months:
  • movement disorder
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • headache
  • joint swelling
  • monarthritis
  • pain
  • photophobia
  • photosensitivity reaction
  • confusional state
6 - 12 months:
  • dyspnoea
  • muscle spasms
  • pulmonary embolism
  • atelectasis
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • aggression
  • anger
  • anxiety
  • back injury
1 - 2 years:
  • anxiety
  • bipolar disorder
  • chest pain
  • depression
  • emotional distress
  • fear
  • general physical health deterioration
  • migraine
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • pulmonary embolism
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • bronchitis
  • chest pain
  • daytime sleep disorder
  • eyelid twitch
  • irritability
  • kidney failure
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • pancreatic cyst
5 - 10 years:
  • aphasia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • confusion
  • fall
  • sleep apnea
  • suicidal ideation
  • sweating increased
  • allergies
  • bipolar disorder
10+ years:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • irritability
  • aphasia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • confusion
  • fall
  • sleep apnea
not specified:
  • headache
  • convulsion
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • pain in extremity
  • fall
  • tremor
  • completed suicide
  • diabetes mellitus

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • headache
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • fall
  • completed suicide
  • pain
  • rash
  • gait disturbance
  • nausea
  • pain in extremity
male:
  • nausea
  • pain
  • tremor
  • chills
  • feeling abnormal
  • balance disorder
  • epilepsy
  • headache
  • depression
  • back pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • convulsion
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • dyspnoea
  • haematochezia
  • hypercalcaemia
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hypertension
10-19:
  • balance disorder
  • arthralgia
  • brain oedema
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms
  • general physical health deterioration
  • multi-organ failure
  • rash
  • pneumonia
  • respiratory disorder
20-29:
  • epilepsy
  • tremor
  • completed suicide
  • balance disorder
  • chills
  • feeling abnormal
  • convulsion
  • abdominal pain
  • suicide attempt
  • nausea
30-39:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • pulmonary embolism
  • bipolar disorder
  • insomnia
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • atrioventricular block
  • headache
  • migraine
  • nausea
  • pruritus
40-49:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • dry mouth
  • chest pain
  • fall
  • fatigue
50-59:
  • back pain
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • pain in extremity
  • convulsion
  • headache
  • hypoaesthesia
  • malaise
  • rash
  • anxiety
60+:
  • completed suicide
  • headache
  • nausea
  • depression
  • bone disorder
  • pneumonia
  • cellulitis
  • metastases to bone
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • osteoarthritis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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