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Review: could Ibuprofen cause Lower cholesterol?

Summary: Lower cholesterol could be caused by Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 57,765 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 732 have Lower cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have Lower cholesterol 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.

Lower cholesterol

Lower cholesterol (latest reports from 446,802 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 57,757 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 732 people (1.27%) have Lower Cholesterol. They amount to 0.16% of all the 455,608 people who have Lower Cholesterol on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lower cholesterol in Ibuprofen reports

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Lower cholesterol * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lower cholesterol33.33%0.00%16.67%8.33%0.00%0.00%41.67%

Gender of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen * :

FemaleMale
Lower cholesterol58.96%41.04%

Age of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lower cholesterol0.13%0.67%5.99%7.86%10.52%26.50%24.50%23.83%

Severity of Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lower cholesterol0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Lower cholesterol ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lower cholesterol0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (126 people, 17.21%)
  2. Depression (81 people, 11.07%)
  3. Anxiety (74 people, 10.11%)
  4. Acne (69 people, 9.43%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (52 people, 7.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (201 people, 27.46%)
  2. Lipitor (162 people, 22.13%)
  3. Seroquel (150 people, 20.49%)
  4. Ambien (126 people, 17.21%)
  5. Xanax (117 people, 15.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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