Review: could Aleve cause Edema?
Summary: Edema could be caused by Aleve, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 19,214 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 228 have Edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Edema and more.
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Aleve (latest outcomes from 20,525 users) has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain.
Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body) (latest reports from 179,763 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis, metastases to bone.
On Apr, 7, 2014: 19,156 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 194 people (1.01%) have Edema. They amount to 0.11% of all the 178,813 people who have Edema on eHealthMe.
Time on Aleve when people have Edema * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Edema when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Edema when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Edema when taking Aleve ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Edema ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (38 people, 19.59%)
- Back pain (22 people, 11.34%)
- Neoplasm malignant (14 people, 7.22%)
- Depression (13 people, 6.70%)
- Pain in jaw (11 people, 5.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (38 people, 19.59%)
- Celexa (29 people, 14.95%)
- Peridex (22 people, 11.34%)
- Klonopin (22 people, 11.34%)
- Decadron (21 people, 10.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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