Review: could Ibuprofen cause Abdominal cramps (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Abdominal cramps is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Yasmin, and have Birth control.
We study 58,026 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,877 have Abdominal cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal cramps and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,642 Ibuprofen users)
Abdominal cramps has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,069 Abdominal cramps patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 58,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 1,877 people (3.24%) have Abdominal Cramps.
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||46.32%||31.05%||3.16%||5.79%||5.79%||4.21%||3.68% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal cramps||75.14%||24.86% |
Age of people who have Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal cramps||0.22%||2.58%||10.16%||19.15%||17.80%||17.63%||15.61%||16.84% |
Severity of Abdominal cramps when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal cramps||6.25%||43.75%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal cramps||25.00%||0.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (340 people, 18.11%)
- Pain (288 people, 15.34%)
- Depression (133 people, 7.09%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (131 people, 6.98%)
- Hypertension (103 people, 5.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yasmin (378 people, 20.14%)
- Yaz (374 people, 19.93%)
- Aspirin (247 people, 13.16%)
- Zometa (223 people, 11.88%)
- Nexium (166 people, 8.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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