Review: Co-codamol and Ibuprofen drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Co-codamol and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,500 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Co-codamol (latest outcomes from 201 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; codeine phosphate. It is often used in pain.
Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,385 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 1,500 people who reported to have interactions when taking Co-codamol, Ibuprofen are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Co-codamol (acetaminophen; codeine phosphate)
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Co-codamol, Ibuprofen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||233|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||144|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||137|
|Headache (pain in head)||125|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Co-codamol, Ibuprofen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||8|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||7|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||3|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Back pain
- Foetal exposure during pregnancy
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen and codeine phosphate
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Co-codamol (acetaminophen; codeine phosphate) is often used to treat pain. Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Co-codamol is used in:
- Ibuprofen is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Co-codamol alternatives:
- Ibuprofen alternatives:
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