Review: could Diclofenac sodium cause Chest pain?
Summary: Chest pain is found among people who take Diclofenac sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 14,188 people who have side effects while taking Diclofenac sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 364 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.
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Diclofenac sodium has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 14,957 Diclofenac sodium users)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,852 Chest pain patients)
On Apr, 11, 2015: 14,188 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium. Among them, 364 people (2.57%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Diclofenac sodium when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||61.29%||8.06%||19.35%||0.00%||8.06%||0.00%||3.23% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Chest pain||54.16%||45.84% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Diclofenac sodium * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.29%||3.51%||2.63%||11.70%||9.65%||28.07%||44.15% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Diclofenac sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (43 people, 11.81%)
- Pain (29 people, 7.97%)
- Hypertension (27 people, 7.42%)
- Osteoarthritis (15 people, 4.12%)
- Back pain (14 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (67 people, 18.41%)
- Dexamethasone (42 people, 11.54%)
- Methotrexate (38 people, 10.44%)
- Omeprazole (36 people, 9.89%)
- Prednisone (30 people, 8.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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