Ibuprofen and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Completed suicide with Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 102,006 people who have side effects when taking Ibuprofen from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 10, 2017
102,006 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 1,814 people (1.78%) have Completed suicide
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Completed suicide *:
- < 1 month: 91.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.41 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Completed suicide when taking Ibuprofen *:
- female: 58.95 %
- male: 41.05 %
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Ibuprofen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 12.78 %
- 20-29: 17.2 %
- 30-39: 15.71 %
- 40-49: 22.88 %
- 50-59: 16.31 %
- 60+: 15.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (133 people, 7.33%)
- Depression (50 people, 2.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 1.32%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (21 people, 1.16%)
- Back Pain (10 people, 0.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Acetaminophen (303 people, 16.70%)
- Naproxen (132 people, 7.28%)
- Fluoxetine (131 people, 7.22%)
- Alprazolam (83 people, 4.58%)
- Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone Bitartrate (82 people, 4.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (196 people, 10.80%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (167 people, 9.21%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (149 people, 8.21%)
- Death (133 people, 7.33%)
- Poisoning (111 people, 6.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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