Could Ibuprofen cause Impotence - from FDA reports
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 Zometa, and have Pain . We study 91,020 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA. Among them, 327 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 Ibuprofen 96,238 users)
Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with erection problems, hair loss, androgenetic alopecia, depression, high blood pressure (latest reports from 48,782 Impotence patients).
On Dec, 19, 2016
91,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 327 people (0.36%) have Impotence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Impotence *:
- < 1 month: 81.25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Ibuprofen *:
- female: 5.84 %
- male: 94.16 %
Age of people who have Impotence when taking Ibuprofen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.4 %
- 10-19: 1.2 %
- 20-29: 15.54 %
- 30-39: 5.58 %
- 40-49: 25.5 %
- 50-59: 25.9 %
- 60+: 25.9 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (68 people, 20.80%)
- Depression (62 people, 18.96%)
- Insomnia (48 people, 14.68%)
- High Blood Pressure (46 people, 14.07%)
- Muscle Spasticity (35 people, 10.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (72 people, 22.02%)
- Aspirin (57 people, 17.43%)
- Vicodin (44 people, 13.46%)
- Oxycontin (39 people, 11.93%)
- Celebrex (39 people, 11.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (127 people, 38.84%)
- Pain (119 people, 36.39%)
- Stress And Anxiety (117 people, 35.78%)
- Insomnia (94 people, 28.75%)
- Fatigue (81 people, 24.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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