Aleve and Macular degeneration - from FDA reports


Macular degeneration is found among people who take Aleve, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Uroxatral, and have Arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Macular degeneration with Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,885 people who have side effects when taking Aleve from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 09, 2017

40,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 15 people (0.04%) have Macular Degeneration

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Aleve cause Macular degeneration?

Gender of people who have Macular Degeneration when taking Aleve *:

  • female: 40 %
  • male: 60 %

Age of people who have Macular Degeneration when taking Aleve *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Arthritis (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Pain (2 people, 13.33%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 13.33%)
  • Bladder Disorder (2 people, 13.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Uroxatral (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Fosamax (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Aspirin (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Mitoxantrone (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Atacand (3 people, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Back Pain (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Pleural Effusion (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Bronchitis (4 people, 26.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Macular degeneration when taking Aleve?


Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Aleve 42,740 users)

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Macular degeneration (painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 14,530 Macular degeneration patients).

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