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Review: could Ibuprofen cause Lichen planus?

Summary: Lichen planus could be caused by Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also take Gabapentin, and have Convulsion.

We study 57,826 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Lichen planus. Find out below who they are, when they have Lichen planus and more.

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Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,426 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.

Lichen planus

Lichen planus (an inflammatory skin condition, characterized by an itchy, non-infectious rash) (latest reports from 5,770 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 57,765 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 17 people (0.03%) have Lichen Planus. They amount to 0.29% of all the 5,764 people who have Lichen Planus on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lichen planus in Ibuprofen reports

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Lichen planus * :

n/a

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

FemaleMale
Lichen planus83.33%16.67%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lichen planus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%23.53%0.00%41.18%35.29%

Severity of Lichen planus when taking Ibuprofen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Lichen planus ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Convulsion (4 people, 23.53%)
  2. Hypertension (3 people, 17.65%)
  3. Infertility female (2 people, 11.76%)
  4. Lichen planus (2 people, 11.76%)
  5. Psoriatic arthropathy (2 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Gabapentin (4 people, 23.53%)
  2. Prednisone (4 people, 23.53%)
  3. Nystatin (4 people, 23.53%)
  4. Metoprolol tartrate (4 people, 23.53%)
  5. Famotidine (4 people, 23.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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