Review: could Ibuprofen cause Epilepsy?
This is a review of Epilepsy by studying 54,269 people who take Ibuprofen. We analyze: the time on Ibuprofen when people have Epilepsy, gender and age of these people, the severity of Epilepsy, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Ibuprofen. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,385 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in acupuncture and pain, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Ibuprofen include pain exacerbated, pain, nausea, nausea aggravated, stress and anxiety.
Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 68,985 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 54,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 82 people (0.15%) have Epilepsy.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Epilepsy * :
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Gender of people who have Epilepsy when taking Ibuprofen * :
Age of people who have Epilepsy when taking Ibuprofen * :
Severity of Epilepsy when taking Ibuprofen ** :
How people recovered from Epilepsy ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (16 people, 19.51%)
- Depression (9 people, 10.98%)
- Epilepsy (7 people, 8.54%)
- Pain (7 people, 8.54%)
- Convulsion (7 people, 8.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (14 people, 17.07%)
- Rebif (12 people, 14.63%)
- Omeprazole (10 people, 12.20%)
- Citalopram hydrobromide (10 people, 12.20%)
- Acetaminophen (9 people, 10.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had a blood test which shows I have a high pottasuim level and am due to go and see my GP about this, I was just wondering I have taken alot of Ibuprofen recently as wasnt feeling well achy muscles etc and just wondered could this have been the reason for the high reading
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