Review: could Aleve cause Anaphylaxis?
Summary: Anaphylaxis could be caused by Aleve, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Back pain.
We study 19,214 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 324 have Anaphylaxis. Find out below who they are, when they have Anaphylaxis and more.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 19,214 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 324 people (1.69%) have Anaphylaxis. They amount to 0.30% of all the 107,151 people who have Anaphylaxis on eHealthMe.
Time on Aleve when people have Anaphylaxis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Anaphylaxis when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Anaphylaxis when taking Aleve ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anaphylaxis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Back pain (34 people, 10.49%)
- Headache (29 people, 8.95%)
- Arthralgia (27 people, 8.33%)
- Pain (23 people, 7.10%)
- Arthritis (21 people, 6.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (31 people, 9.57%)
- Synthroid (17 people, 5.25%)
- Ibuprofen (14 people, 4.32%)
- Nexium (14 people, 4.32%)
- Premarin (13 people, 4.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Aleve (naproxen sodium) is often used for pain. Find out below the conditions Aleve is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (1 year ago):
I took one pill and went in to anaphalexlic shock within 5 minutes. 911 was called and got me to the emergency room and I was hospitalized for two days.
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