Review: could Ibuprofen cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Yasmin, and have Birth control.
We study 58,038 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,878 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,653 Ibuprofen users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,301 Abdominal pain patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 58,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 2,293 people (3.95%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||46.53%||29.70%||3.96%||5.94%||5.45%||3.96%||4.46% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal pain||73.48%||26.52% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Abdominal pain||0.19%||2.51%||10.03%||16.62%||17.87%||17.73%||16.11%||18.94% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||5.26%||42.11%||52.63%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||27.27%||0.00%||72.73% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (340 people, 14.83%)
- Pain (289 people, 12.60%)
- Depression (134 people, 5.84%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (131 people, 5.71%)
- Hypertension (103 people, 4.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yasmin (378 people, 16.48%)
- Yaz (374 people, 16.31%)
- Aspirin (280 people, 12.21%)
- Zometa (224 people, 9.77%)
- Acetaminophen (180 people, 7.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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