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 106 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 3,767 users)

Lamictal Xr

Lamictal xr has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Lamictal xr 418 users)

On Jul, 27, 2016

106 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: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.0% - (2 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 62.0% - (5 of 8 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
Lamictal Xr:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Naproxen Sodium:
  • female: 50.0% - (8 of 16 people)
  • male: 44.0% - (4 of 9 people)
Lamictal Xr:
  • female: 46.0% - (7 of 15 people)
  • male: 55.0% - (5 of 9 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: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 63.0% - (7 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 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: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 30-39: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 40-49: 54.0% - (6 of 11 people)
  • 50-59: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • aphasia
  • convulsion
  • dyskinesia
  • eye movement disorder
  • diarrhoea
  • abdominal pain
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • headache
  • local swelling
1 - 6 months:
  • movement disorder
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • joint swelling
  • monarthritis
  • photophobia
  • confusional state
  • convulsion
  • cough
  • dysphagia
6 - 12 months:
  • movement disorder
  • mucous membrane disorder
  • rash pruritic
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
1 - 2 years:
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • emotional distress
  • fear
  • general physical health deterioration
  • hematuria
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • pulmonary embolism
2 - 5 years:
  • fatigue
  • kidney failure
  • loss of appetite
  • nausea
  • urine - abnormal color
  • dry mouth
  • hair loss
  • heartburn
  • tremor
5 - 10 years:
  • aphasia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • confusion
  • fall
  • sleep apnea
  • suicidal ideation
  • sweating increased
  • fatigue
  • kidney failure
10+ years:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • irritability
  • aphasia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • confusion
  • fall
  • sleep apnea
not specified:
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hypoaesthesia
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain upper
  • back pain
  • convulsion
  • emotional distress
  • lymphadenopathy

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • convulsion
  • fatigue
  • aphasia
  • headache
  • emotional distress
  • abdominal pain upper
  • lymphadenopathy
  • pain
  • pruritus
  • arthritis
male:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • faecal incontinence
  • generalised erythema
  • loss of consciousness
  • pain
  • urticaria
  • back pain
  • chest pain
  • disorientation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • emotional distress
  • fear
  • general physical health deterioration
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • dysgeusia
  • dyskinesia
  • emotional disorder
20-29:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • affective disorder
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • convulsion
  • diabetic complication
  • diarrhoea
  • grand mal convulsion
30-39:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • gallbladder pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • pruritus
  • abasia
  • accident at work
  • angioneurotic oedema
  • cyst
40-49:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • aphasia
  • chronic fatigue syndrome
  • cognitive disorder
  • confusion
  • fall
  • sleep apnea
  • suicidal ideation
  • sweating increased
50-59:
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • back pain
  • breast cancer recurrent
  • convulsion
  • decreased interest
  • emotional distress
  • eye movement disorder
  • headache
  • hepatic steatosis
60+:
  • back disorder
  • cognitive disorder
  • colonic stenosis
  • diplopia
  • diverticulum intestinal
  • dysphagia
  • fall
  • loss of consciousness
  • muscle pain
  • muscle weakness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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