Review: could Aleve cause Headache?
We study 19,234 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 918 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Aleve (latest outcomes from 20,548 users) has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,200,236 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 19,233 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 918 people (4.77%) have Headache. They amount to 0.08% of all the 1,212,782 people who have Headache on eHealthMe.
Time on Aleve when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Headache when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Headache when taking Aleve ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Headache (224 people, 24.40%)
- Multiple sclerosis (60 people, 6.54%)
- Pain (50 people, 5.45%)
- Arthritis (50 people, 5.45%)
- Hypertension (49 people, 5.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (122 people, 13.29%)
- Vioxx (70 people, 7.63%)
- Advil (68 people, 7.41%)
- Vitamin d (66 people, 7.19%)
- Ibuprofen (65 people, 7.08%)
* 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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