Review: Plaquenil and Naproxen
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Plaquenil and Naproxen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 724 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 30, 2014: 724 people who reported to have interactions when taking Plaquenil, Naproxen are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate)
- Naproxen (naproxen)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Plaquenil, Naproxen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||237|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||197|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||148|
|Urinary Tract Infection||132|
|Headache (pain in head)||127|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||121|
|Pain In Extremity||108|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Plaquenil, Naproxen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Coronary Artery Disease (plaque building up along the inner walls of the arteries of the heart, which narrows the arteries and restricts blood flow to the heart)||15|
|Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)||15|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||10|
|Thrombophlebitis (swelling (inflammation) of a vein caused by a blood clot)||10|
|Retinal Detachment (a disorder of the eye in which the retina peels away from its underlying layer of support tissue)||8|
|Night Sweats (sweating in night)||6|
|Retroperitoneal Fibrosis (a rare disorder that occurs when extra fibrous tissue forms in the area behind the stomach and intestines)||4|
|Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Systemic lupus erythematosus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid
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On eHealthMe, Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine sulfate) is often used to treat systemic lupus erythematosus. Naproxen (naproxen) 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.
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