Aleve and Platelet count decreased - from FDA reports
Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Aleve, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aredia, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Platelet count decreased 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 Aug, 20, 2017
42,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 237 people (0.56%) have Platelet count decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aleve when people have Platelet count decreased *:
- < 1 month: 40.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.33 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Aleve *:
- female: 54.78 %
- male: 45.22 %
Age of people who have Platelet count decreased when taking Aleve *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.99 %
- 10-19: 0.5 %
- 20-29: 1.49 %
- 30-39: 2.48 %
- 40-49: 9.41 %
- 50-59: 20.3 %
- 60+: 64.85 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (15 people, 6.33%)
- Muscle Spasms (12 people, 5.06%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (9 people, 3.80%)
- Depression (9 people, 3.80%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (8 people, 3.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (43 people, 18.14%)
- Aredia (43 people, 18.14%)
- Zometa (41 people, 17.30%)
- Zoloft (37 people, 15.61%)
- Ambien (37 people, 15.61%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Anaemia (61 people, 25.74%)
- Fatigue (48 people, 20.25%)
- Stress And Anxiety (47 people, 19.83%)
- Joint Pain (45 people, 18.99%)
- Injury (44 people, 18.57%)
* 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 44,136 users)
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I broke my hip top of thigh area had surgery with metal plate and two bolts but not a hip replacement 2 years ago. I take Diltiazem for high blood pressure . Can I take Aleve daily with the diltiazem to relieve arthritis in knee and pain where hip surgery took place
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