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 Preventive health care. This review analyzes which people have A-fib with Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,252 people who have side effects when taking Aleve from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 21, 2017
42,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 174 people (0.41%) have A-fib
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aleve when people have A-fib *:
- < 1 month: 31.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 12.5 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 18.75 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Aleve *:
- female: 54.07 %
- male: 45.93 %
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Aleve *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.74 %
- 20-29: 0.74 %
- 30-39: 1.48 %
- 40-49: 3.7 %
- 50-59: 16.3 %
- 60+: 77.04 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Preventive Health Care (11 people, 6.32%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 5.75%)
- Metastases To Bone (9 people, 5.17%)
- Multiple Myeloma (7 people, 4.02%)
- Hypothyroidism (7 people, 4.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (26 people, 14.94%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 11.49%)
- Lasix (19 people, 10.92%)
- Vioxx (17 people, 9.77%)
- Prilosec (17 people, 9.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (28 people, 16.09%)
- Pneumonia (27 people, 15.52%)
- Breathing Difficulty (27 people, 15.52%)
- High Blood Pressure (24 people, 13.79%)
- Chest Pain (20 people, 11.49%)
* 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 42,755 users)
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