Review: could Ibuprofen cause Autoimmune disorder?
Summary: Autoimmune disorder is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Acne.
We study 58,018 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Autoimmune disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Autoimmune disorder and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,637 Ibuprofen users)
Autoimmune disorder (a condition in which the immune system attacks the body's normal substances and tissue) has been reported by people with acne, hepatitis c, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 2,909 Autoimmune disorder patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 58,005 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 35 people (0.06%) have Autoimmune Disorder.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Autoimmune disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Autoimmune disorder||62.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||37.50% |
Gender of people who have Autoimmune disorder when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Autoimmune disorder||58.33%||41.67% |
Age of people who have Autoimmune disorder when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Autoimmune disorder||0.00%||2.86%||0.00%||8.57%||20.00%||34.29%||25.71%||8.57% |
Severity of Autoimmune disorder when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Autoimmune disorder||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Autoimmune disorder ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Autoimmune disorder||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acne (3 people, 8.57%)
- Rheumatic fever (3 people, 8.57%)
- Fabry's disease (3 people, 8.57%)
- Contraception (3 people, 8.57%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (3 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (9 people, 25.71%)
- Benadryl (6 people, 17.14%)
- Potassium chloride (5 people, 14.29%)
- Naproxen (4 people, 11.43%)
- Wellbutrin sr (4 people, 11.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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