Ibuprofen and Diarrhea - from FDA reports


Summary

Diarrhea 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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea 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 Aug, 21, 2017

102,006 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 3,778 people (3.7%) have Diarrhea


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Diarrhea?

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Diarrhea *:

  • < 1 month: 63.66 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.66 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.28 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.04 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.93 %
  • 10+ years: 4.04 %

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 66.24 %
  • male: 33.76 %

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.77 %
  • 2-9: 1.99 %
  • 10-19: 4.31 %
  • 20-29: 7.75 %
  • 30-39: 10.36 %
  • 40-49: 16.28 %
  • 50-59: 21.75 %
  • 60+: 36.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (261 people, 6.91%)
  • Depression (209 people, 5.53%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (181 people, 4.79%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (170 people, 4.50%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (144 people, 3.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (313 people, 8.28%)
  • Zometa (295 people, 7.81%)
  • Ambien (268 people, 7.09%)
  • Xanax (241 people, 6.38%)
  • Percocet (230 people, 6.09%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (1,268 people, 33.56%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (1,139 people, 30.15%)
  • Fatigue (763 people, 20.20%)
  • Abdominal Pain (674 people, 17.84%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (578 people, 15.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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