Review: could Ibuprofen cause Mi (Heart attack)?
Summary: Mi is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 58,026 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 789 have Mi. Find out below who they are, when they have Mi and more.
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Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,642 Ibuprofen users)
Mi (myocardial infarction, heart attack) has been reported by people with diabetes, arthritis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 131,798 Mi patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 58,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 789 people (1.36%) have Mi.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Mi * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Mi when taking Ibuprofen * :
Age of people who have Mi when taking Ibuprofen * :
Severity of Mi when taking Ibuprofen ** :
How people recovered from Mi ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (111 people, 14.07%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (48 people, 6.08%)
- Depression (48 people, 6.08%)
- Hypertension (46 people, 5.83%)
- Multiple myeloma (45 people, 5.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (202 people, 25.60%)
- Lisinopril (92 people, 11.66%)
- Nitroglycerin (92 people, 11.66%)
- Atenolol (91 people, 11.53%)
- Acetaminophen (84 people, 10.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Advil, Ambien, Ponstel, Yasmin, Clonazepam, Adderall for a 28-year old woman with Inflammation, Insomnia, Menstrual Cramp Relief, Birth Control, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Add. The patient has Fatigue, Onycholysis
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Percocet, Labetalol Hydrochloride, Methyldopa for a 31-year old woman with Drugs For Pain, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Postive For Drug Test
- A study of side effects of Cialis for a 43-year old man with Erectile Dysfunction. The patient has Heart Attack
Recent Ibuprofen related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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