Review: could Aleve cause Heartburn?
We study 19,233 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn 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.
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 45,441 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 19,233 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 26 people (0.14%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.06% of all the 45,427 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.
Time on Aleve when people have Heartburn * :
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Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Heartburn when taking Aleve ** :
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How people recovered from Heartburn ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sciatica (5 people, 19.23%)
- Acne (5 people, 19.23%)
- Pain (4 people, 15.38%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (3 people, 11.54%)
- Contraception (3 people, 11.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lovaza (8 people, 30.77%)
- Multi-vitamin (7 people, 26.92%)
- Yasmin (4 people, 15.38%)
- Yaz (4 people, 15.38%)
- Miralax (3 people, 11.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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heartburn comes and goes periodically throughout the day and night
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