Aleve and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation 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 Zometa, and have Back pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation 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 Sep, 20, 2017

42,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 734 people (1.74%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aleve cause Constipation?

Time on Aleve when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 54.29 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.71 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.86 %
  • 10+ years: 2.86 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Aleve *:

  • female: 64.1 %
  • male: 35.9 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Aleve *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.5 %
  • 20-29: 1.31 %
  • 30-39: 2.8 %
  • 40-49: 10.09 %
  • 50-59: 13.27 %
  • 60+: 71.03 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Back Pain (51 people, 6.95%)
  • Joint Pain (40 people, 5.45%)
  • Depression (37 people, 5.04%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 4.77%)
  • High Blood Pressure (30 people, 4.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (70 people, 9.54%)
  • Tylenol (68 people, 9.26%)
  • Vicodin (56 people, 7.63%)
  • Miralax (56 people, 7.63%)
  • Synthroid (52 people, 7.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (128 people, 17.44%)
  • Nausea (115 people, 15.67%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (108 people, 14.71%)
  • Back Pain (92 people, 12.53%)
  • Weakness (86 people, 11.72%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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