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Review: could Advil cause Palpitations (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Palpitations is found among people who take Advil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Advil liqui-gels, and have Pain.
We study 21,432 people who have side effects while taking Advil from FDA and social media. Among them, 320 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Advil (latest outcomes from 22,812 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in headache.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 51,029 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 21,432 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil. Among them, 320 people (1.49%) have Palpitations.
Time on Advil when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil * :
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Advil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (51 people, 15.94%)
- Back pain (27 people, 8.44%)
- Depression (19 people, 5.94%)
- Arthralgia (19 people, 5.94%)
- Insomnia (19 people, 5.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Advil liqui-gels (52 people, 16.25%)
- Vioxx (48 people, 15.00%)
- Synthroid (35 people, 10.94%)
- Lipitor (33 people, 10.31%)
- Aspirin (33 people, 10.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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