Review: could Ibuprofen cause Completed suicide?
Summary: Completed suicide 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 Acetaminophen, and have Suicide attempt.
We study 58,026 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,017 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,651 Ibuprofen users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, ill-defined disorder, pain, quit smoking. (latest reports from 36,355 Completed suicide patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 58,026 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 1,017 people (1.75%) have Completed Suicide.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Completed suicide * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Completed suicide||95.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||0.00%||1.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Completed suicide when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Completed suicide||54.34%||45.66% |
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Completed suicide||0.00%||0.00%||11.16%||18.76%||14.50%||26.17%||16.63%||12.78% |
Severity of Completed suicide when taking Ibuprofen ** :
How people recovered from Completed suicide ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Suicide attempt (85 people, 8.36%)
- Completed suicide (38 people, 3.74%)
- Depression (31 people, 3.05%)
- Pain (19 people, 1.87%)
- Ill-defined disorder (18 people, 1.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (265 people, 26.06%)
- Naproxen (128 people, 12.59%)
- Aspirin (105 people, 10.32%)
- Ethanol (85 people, 8.36%)
- Acetaminophen and hydrocodone bitartrate (82 people, 8.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Caffeine, Aspirin for a 34-year old man with Headache.
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Motrin Ib, Vitamins, Crestor for a 67-year old woman with Heart Attack, Arthritis, General Physical Condition, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. The patient has Periodontal Disease, Periodontal Disease
- A study of drug interactions between Bentyl, Ibuprofen, Phenergan, Xanax, Paxil for a 37-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Pain, Nausea, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Nose - Congested, Headache, Sensation Of Pressure In Ear
- A study of drug interactions between Baclofen, Neurontin, Ibuprofen, Lipitor, Topamax, Niacin, Paxil CR, Alendronate Sodium, Clopidogrel for a 56-year old woman with Backaches And Stress, Seizures, Complicated Migraine, Total Cholesterol, Depression, Osteoporosis, Pad. The patient has Migraine, Brittle Bone Disease, Slurred Speech, Numbness
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