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 Prostate cancer metastatic. This review analyzes which people have Macular degeneration with Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,252 people who have side effects when taking Aleve from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2017

42,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 16 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: 43.75 %
  • male: 56.25 %

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 *:

  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (3 people, 18.75%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 12.50%)
  • Bladder Disorder (2 people, 12.50%)
  • Dry Eyes (1 person, 6.25%)
  • Back Pain (1 person, 6.25%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Uroxatral (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Fosamax (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Aspirin (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Lovenox (3 people, 18.75%)
  • Cardizem (3 people, 18.75%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Back Pain (5 people, 31.25%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Pleural Effusion (4 people, 25.00%)
  • Bronchitis (4 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Aleve 44,137 users)

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