Review: could Ibuprofen cause Lower cholesterol?
We study 57,886 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 (latest outcomes from 61,496 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Lower cholesterol (latest reports from 453,015 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia.
On Jul, 18, 2014: 57,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 732 people (1.26%) have Lower Cholesterol. They amount to 0.16% of all the 447,636 people who have Lower Cholesterol on eHealthMe.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Lower cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lower cholesterol||33.33%||0.00%||16.67%||8.33%||0.00%||0.00%||41.67% |
Gender of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Lower cholesterol||58.96%||41.04% |
Age of people who have Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Lower cholesterol||0.13%||0.67%||5.99%||7.86%||10.52%||26.50%||24.50%||23.83% |
Severity of Lower cholesterol when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lower cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Lower cholesterol ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lower cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (126 people, 17.21%)
- Depression (81 people, 11.07%)
- Anxiety (74 people, 10.11%)
- Acne (69 people, 9.43%)
- Bipolar disorder (52 people, 7.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (201 people, 27.46%)
- Lipitor (162 people, 22.13%)
- Seroquel (150 people, 20.49%)
- Ambien (126 people, 17.21%)
- Xanax (117 people, 15.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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