Review: could Advil cause Palpitations?
We study 21,418 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 22,794 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 314,377 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 21,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil. Among them, 320 people (1.49%) have Palpitations. They amount to 0.10% of all the 314,276 people who have Palpitations on eHealthMe.
Time on Advil when people have Palpitations * :
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Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil * :
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Severity of Palpitations when taking Advil ** :
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How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
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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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Amanda on May, 31, 2011:
I have been diagnosed with a heart murmur and I took ibprofen for back pain and experienced quite severe heart palpitations followed by nervous shaking.
From this study (4 years ago):
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