Review: could Advil cause Palpitations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 21,365 people who take Advil. Among them, 320 have Palpitations. See who they are, when they have Palpitations and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Advil (latest outcomes from 22,769 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain, headache. Commonly reported side effects of Advil include pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, pain exacerbated, nausea.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 306,632 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 19,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil. Among them, 307 people (1.55%) have Palpitations.
Time on Advil when people have Palpitations * :
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Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil * :
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil * :
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 (50 people, 16.29%)
- Back pain (27 people, 8.79%)
- Insomnia (19 people, 6.19%)
- Arthralgia (19 people, 6.19%)
- Depression (19 people, 6.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Advil liqui-gels (52 people, 16.94%)
- Vioxx (48 people, 15.64%)
- Synthroid (35 people, 11.40%)
- Aspirin (33 people, 10.75%)
- Lipitor (33 people, 10.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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.
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