Related topic: Aleve, Erectile dysfunction
Review: could Aleve cause Erectile dysfunction?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction could be caused by Aleve, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Multi-vitamins, and have Pain.
We study 19,214 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction 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.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 132,548 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 19,156 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 38 people (0.20%) have Erectile Dysfunction. They amount to 0.03% of all the 130,585 people who have Erectile Dysfunction on eHealthMe.
Time on Aleve when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Aleve * :
|Erectile dysfunction||10.00%||90.00% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Aleve * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||2.78%||25.00%||25.00%||44.44% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Aleve ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (7 people, 18.42%)
- Erectile dysfunction (7 people, 18.42%)
- Blood pressure management (5 people, 13.16%)
- Metastases to bone (5 people, 13.16%)
- Hypercalcaemia (5 people, 13.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multi-vitamins (7 people, 18.42%)
- Cymbalta (7 people, 18.42%)
- Levitra (7 people, 18.42%)
- Vioxx (6 people, 15.79%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 15.79%)
* 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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My dr increased my wellbutrin to 450 mg in January and I have been fine.
Yesterday morning, I took Wellbutrin 450 mg, 10 mg of Lexapro and 2 aleve for back pain. I had taken these medications numerous times sometimes sporadically due to scheduling, but try to be consistent either in am or at night. This time I'm pretty sure I took the night before only wellbutrin and lexapro (around 10pm), Next morning took wellbutrin, lexapro and aleve at 8am
I began feeling somewhat disoriented around 11am and forgeting things,became somewhat spacy, couldn't concentrate, couldn't formulate thoughts at times or words.. would forget mid sentence what I was even talking about. This continued mostly throughout the day, but got worse as the day went on. By 2pm my vision was blurring, dizziness worse and paranoia was terrible. by 3pm I was having my first full on panic attack- I would go in and out of it. Being scared to death or just couldn't calm down..I managed to drive home with the help of my brother talking me through and having me pull over for a few minutes. By 5pm it seemed to wear off.. Next day I still feel a little anxious mostly that it will happen again.. I have a bad headach as well today.
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