Ibuprofen and Lichen planus - from FDA reports


Lichen planus is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Lorazepam, and have Convulsion . We study 91,020 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA. Among them, 24 have Lichen planus. Find out below who they are, when they have Lichen planus and more.

What to expect?

If you take Ibuprofen and have Lichen planus, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Ibuprofen and have Lichen planus

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>


Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 96,242 users)

Lichen Planus

Lichen planus (an inflammatory skin condition, characterized by an itchy, non-infectious rash) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 1,752 Lichen planus patients).

On Jan, 25, 2017

91,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 24 people (0.03%) have Lichen Planus

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Lichen planus?

Gender of people who have Lichen Planus when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 82.61 %
  • male: 17.39 %

Age of people who have Lichen Planus when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.26 %
  • 30-39: 21.05 %
  • 40-49: 5.26 %
  • 50-59: 36.84 %
  • 60+: 31.58 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (5 people, 20.83%)
  • High Blood Pressure (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 8.33%)
  • Pain (2 people, 8.33%)
  • Muscle Strain (2 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lorazepam (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Nifedipine (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Gabapentin (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Cerebyx (4 people, 16.67%)
  • Acetaminophen (4 people, 16.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypotension (6 people, 25.00%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Pain In Jaw (5 people, 20.83%)
  • Drowsiness (5 people, 20.83%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Lichen planus when taking Ibuprofen?

Browse all side effects of Ibuprofen

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Lichen planus

Lichen planus

Could your condition cause Lichen planus

Lichen planus

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Ibuprofen, Lichen planus

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Ibuprofen, Lichen planus