Review: could Ibuprofen cause Impotence (Erection problems)?
Summary: Impotence is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 58,026 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 230 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,642 Ibuprofen users)
Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,489 Impotence patients)
On Mar, 18, 2015: 58,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 230 people (0.40%) have Impotence.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Impotence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Ibuprofen * :
Age of people who have Impotence when taking Ibuprofen * :
Severity of Impotence when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Impotence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (60 people, 26.09%)
- Phobia (44 people, 19.13%)
- Depression (43 people, 18.70%)
- Prophylaxis (41 people, 17.83%)
- Prostate cancer (34 people, 14.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (107 people, 46.52%)
- Zometa (76 people, 33.04%)
- Fluoxetine (57 people, 24.78%)
- Vicodin (48 people, 20.87%)
- Ambien (46 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Motrin, Hydroxyzine Pamoate, Zoloft for a 38-year old woman with Toothache, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Skin Spots - Red
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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