Review: could Ibuprofen cause Leg swelling (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?
Summary: Leg swelling is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 57,979 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Leg swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg swelling and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 61,602 users)
Leg swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism.(latest reports from Leg swelling 1,358 patients)
On Dec, 4, 2014: 57,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 12 people (0.02%) have Leg Swelling.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Leg swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Leg swelling||18.18%||9.09%||0.00%||27.27%||18.18%||0.00%||27.27% |
Gender of people who have Leg swelling when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Leg swelling||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Leg swelling when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Leg swelling||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||16.67%||25.00% |
Severity of Leg swelling when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Leg swelling||8.33%||41.67%||41.67%||8.33% |
How people recovered from Leg swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Leg swelling||10.00%||10.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (5 people, 41.67%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 16.67%)
- Inflammation (2 people, 16.67%)
- Headache (2 people, 16.67%)
- Iron deficiency anaemia (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (2 people, 16.67%)
- Cetirizine hydrochloride allergy (1 people, 8.33%)
- Lisinopril (1 people, 8.33%)
- Ferrous fumarate (1 people, 8.33%)
- Furosemide (1 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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(Asked by a 70 year old woman who has Speech Disorder, Trance Like Behavior, Slurred Speech, Mouth Dropped Down.Swollen Feet, Ankles, And Legs., Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, and takes Lasix)
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last two ejaculations a week apart resulted in all blood ejaculate. Dark old looking blood, not bright red & fresh. No semen.
Gonna tell my doctor soon. What should I be concerned about. Could it be ralated to ibuprofen or cialis usage?
i dont have any known predisposing conditions.
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