Review: could Aleve cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea 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 Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 19,252 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 536 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 20,567 Aleve users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, depression, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 139,351 Diarrhea patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 19,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 536 people (2.78%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Aleve when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Aleve ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (49 people, 9.14%)
- Arthralgia (43 people, 8.02%)
- Arthritis (36 people, 6.72%)
- Breast cancer (28 people, 5.22%)
- Back pain (27 people, 5.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (102 people, 19.03%)
- Zometa (60 people, 11.19%)
- Lyrica (52 people, 9.70%)
- Prevacid (52 people, 9.70%)
- Lasix (51 people, 9.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Cyclogyl for a 52-year old woman with Eye Redness. The patient has Diarrhoea
- A study of drug interactions between Ditropan, Macrodantin for a 62-year old woman with Paraplegia, Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Diarrhoea, Abdominal Cramps
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