Could Advil cause Palpitations - from FDA reports
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 Tylenol, and have Pain . We study 30,916 people who have side effects while taking Advil from FDA. Among them, 358 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Advil has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Advil 32,723 users)
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,308 Palpitations patients).
On Jan, 18, 2017
30,916 people reported to have side effects when taking Advil.
Among them, 358 people (1.16%) have Palpitations
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Advil when people have Palpitations *:
- < 1 month: 66.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 16.67 %
Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil *:
- female: 71.23 %
- male: 28.77 %
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Advil *:
- 0-1: 0.34 %
- 2-9: 0.67 %
- 10-19: 9.06 %
- 20-29: 6.04 %
- 30-39: 12.08 %
- 40-49: 17.11 %
- 50-59: 25.17 %
- 60+: 29.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (48 people, 13.41%)
- Back Pain (25 people, 6.98%)
- Headache (23 people, 6.42%)
- Joint Pain (20 people, 5.59%)
- Depression (17 people, 4.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (48 people, 13.41%)
- Vioxx (42 people, 11.73%)
- Synthroid (35 people, 9.78%)
- Prevacid (31 people, 8.66%)
- Lipitor (28 people, 7.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (102 people, 28.49%)
- Fatigue (95 people, 26.54%)
- Dizziness (87 people, 24.30%)
- Stress And Anxiety (86 people, 24.02%)
- Headache (81 people, 22.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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