Review: could Aleve cause Spotting (Vaginal bleeding between periods)?
Summary: Spotting 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 Nuvaring, and have Birth control.
We study 19,250 people who have side effects while taking Aleve from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Spotting. Find out below who they are, when they have Spotting and more.
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Aleve has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 20,565 Aleve users)
Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) has been reported by people with birth control, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, depression, endometriosis, menstruation irregular. (latest reports from 14,040 Spotting patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 19,246 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve. Among them, 37 people (0.19%) have Spotting.
Time on Aleve when people have Spotting * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Spotting when taking Aleve * :
Age of people who have Spotting when taking Aleve * :
Severity of Spotting when taking Aleve ** :
How people recovered from Spotting ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (17 people, 45.95%)
- Ovarian cyst (8 people, 21.62%)
- Arthralgia (6 people, 16.22%)
- Headache (4 people, 10.81%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (4 people, 10.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nuvaring (27 people, 72.97%)
- Rebif (10 people, 27.03%)
- Zoloft (8 people, 21.62%)
- Prilosec (8 people, 21.62%)
- Detrol (8 people, 21.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- Could aleve cause these symptons?
I do not take any medications but have concern that I may be allergic to Aleve. My skin has erupted with hives and rash all over and down my neck .
only thing I take at all is Aleve and I do not take it very often. I took some on Friday night woke up with hives and then on Sunday I took it again and my face was worse this morning not connecting the dots tonight I took it for back pain again (been sewing) and then it hit me it had to be an allergy to something and the only thing I had taken was aleve. I need to know what to do to counteract this.
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I have phimosis and don't know what caused it. I'm diabetic and I was told this is more likely to happen to diabetics but I have been diabetic for 20 years and have never had this before.
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I've been bleeding for a month now, the month before this one I Did not have a period at all...went to doctor found out I was not pregnant. She prescribed terbinafine for a toe nail fungus. And told me since I was sexually active I should start taking prenatals...have not stopped bleeding since... help???
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I believe I have a tooth infection from a poorly administrated temporary tooth put in before a crown can be put in few weeks. I am unusually sleepy and can nap for hours which is not like me at all. Could it be from the potential infection and poor dental work by the dental assistant causing this sleepiness?.
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