Review: Turmeric and Ibuprofen
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Turmeric and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 18 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Turmeric (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in arthritis.
Ibuprofen (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 18 people who reported to have interactions when taking Turmeric, Ibuprofen are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Turmeric (turmeric)
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Turmeric, Ibuprofen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Aphasia (damage to the parts of the brain that control language)||12|
|Disorientation (disability in which the senses of time, direction, and recognition of people and places)||12|
|Transient Ischaemic Attack (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow))||6|
|Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (a sleep-related disorder in which the effort to breathe is diminished or absent)||6|
|Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioral pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)||6|
|Toxicity To Various Agents (poisioning due to various agents)||6|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Turmeric, Ibuprofen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Muscle Pain (muscle pain)||1|
|Retinopathy Haemorrhagic (acute damage to the retina of the eye with bleeding)||1|
|Foot And Leg Cramps||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Suicidal ideation
- Colorectal cancer metastatic
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By john: I have been diagnoised with the follow medical descriptions how should i be treated for these conditions
(for a 48 year old man who has Degenenerative Disc Disease With Spodylosis And Recurrent Strain, Thorcaolumbar Spine, and takes Motrin)
I have swelling and pain in both of my knees that comes and goes and some times stays for a period of time. lower to mid back pain that comes and goes. But sometimes stays for a period of time causing mid to upper level pain as to limit my movement. right big toe swells up with upper level pain that ...
(Number of patients like john: 1,021)
- By Midwestloner: What drugs interact with tumeric?
(for a 62 year old man who has High Blood Pressure, Short-Term Memory Loss, and takes Turmeric)
I have heard that Tumeric has a wide variety of benefits but have not been able to determine if it also adversely interacts with other medications. I take 200 mg tablet daily and also take a number of RX for high blood pressure, gout, high cholesterol and high triglycerides
(Number of patients like Midwestloner: 8,430)
- By freaking out: Can any of these drugs cause a false positive marijuana drug test
(for a 43 year old man who has Ibs, Acid Reflux, and takes Doxycycline Hyclate, Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride W/ Atropine Sulfate, Pantoprazole, Ibuprofen, Motrin, Advil)
can any of these cause a false positive for a drug test? I was told I tested positive for marijuana which I don't smoke or use.
(Number of patients like freaking out: 4,212)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Marler Spence: Healthy with myeloma
(for a 70 year old man who has Myeloma Stage I, and takes TURMERIC)
Diagnosed Feb 2010--Myeloma stage I. Now eat veggie with daily juicing and low carbs, plus supplements--B12, multi vitamins, folic acid, Turmeric, Holy Basil, Green Magma or other chlorophyll source. Sometimes Ganoderma mushrooms, cannabis juice, fresh noni juice (not fermented). I have no sympt ...
(Number of patients like Marler Spence: 45)
- By Chelette: Understanding and living with cancer
(for a 42 year old woman who has PRES & Subararachnoid Hemorrhagge. Brain Damage, Focal Epilepsy, Encephalopathy., and takes Lamictal, Keppra, Dilantin, Lorazepam, Seroquel, Slow-k, Miralax, Lovenox, Ondansetron, Ibuprofen, Sennosides, Folic Acid, Hycodan)
After having one treatment of Gemzar, I had a sever reaction, which caused me to have many seizures. This caused me to developed PRES, which in turn has caused me to have brain damage.When I came out of my induced coma I did not know where I was, nor did I know who my family members were. I could no ...
(Number of patients like Chelette: 5,793)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Turmeric (turmeric) is often used to treat arthritis. 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:
- Turmeric is used in:
- Ibuprofen is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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