Review: could Ibuprofen cause Abdominal cramps?
We study 57,912 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,875 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,525 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Abdominal cramps (latest reports from 610,996 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, depression.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 57,899 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 1,875 people (3.24%) have Abdominal Cramps. They amount to 0.30% of all the 620,721 people who have Abdominal Cramps on eHealthMe.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Abdominal cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal cramps||46.28%||30.85%||3.19%||5.85%||5.85%||4.26%||3.72% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal cramps||75.12%||24.88% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.22%||2.59%||10.12%||19.17%||17.82%||17.59%||15.63%||16.86% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||7.14%||42.86%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||28.57%||0.00%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (340 people, 18.13%)
- Pain (287 people, 15.31%)
- Depression (133 people, 7.09%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (131 people, 6.99%)
- Hypertension (103 people, 5.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yasmin (378 people, 20.16%)
- Yaz (374 people, 19.95%)
- Aspirin (247 people, 13.17%)
- Zometa (223 people, 11.89%)
- Nexium (166 people, 8.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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