Review: Naproxen and Tylenol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Naproxen and Tylenol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2,459 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 1, 2014: 2,459 people who reported to have interactions when taking Naproxen, Tylenol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Naproxen (naproxen)
- Tylenol (acetaminophen)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Naproxen, Tylenol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||842|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||711|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||678|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||557|
|Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)||462|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Naproxen, Tylenol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||52|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||25|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||22|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||18|
|Ventricular Septal Defect (a hole in the heart, is a common heart defect that's present at birth (congenital))||18|
|Cardiac Murmur (an heart sound in valve abnormality)||18|
|Heart Disease Congenital||18|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Naproxen (naproxen) is often used to treat pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) 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:
- Naproxen is used in:
- Tylenol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Naproxen alternatives:
- Tylenol alternatives:
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