Aleve and A-fib - from FDA reports
A-fib is found among people who take Aleve, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tylenol, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have A-fib with Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,885 people who have side effects when taking Aleve from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
40,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 166 people (0.41%) have A-fib
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aleve when people have A-fib *:
- < 1 month: 26.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 20.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Aleve *:
- female: 53.66 %
- male: 46.34 %
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Aleve *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.78 %
- 20-29: 0.78 %
- 30-39: 1.56 %
- 40-49: 3.91 %
- 50-59: 16.41 %
- 60+: 76.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (20 people, 12.05%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (13 people, 7.83%)
- Preventive Health Care (10 people, 6.02%)
- Back Pain (10 people, 6.02%)
- Arthritis (10 people, 6.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (26 people, 15.66%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 12.05%)
- Vioxx (17 people, 10.24%)
- Prilosec (17 people, 10.24%)
- Lasix (16 people, 9.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (27 people, 16.27%)
- Pneumonia (26 people, 15.66%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (25 people, 15.06%)
- High Blood Pressure (22 people, 13.25%)
- Chest Pain (20 people, 12.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have A-fib when taking Aleve?
Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Aleve 42,740 users)
A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 174,255 A-fib patients).
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