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 61,651 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 Apr, 1, 2015: 58,026 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Caffeine, Aspirin for a 34-year old man with Headache.
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Motrin Ib, Vitamins, Crestor for a 67-year old woman with Heart Attack, Arthritis, General Physical Condition, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. The patient has Periodontal Disease, Periodontal Disease
- A study of drug interactions between Bentyl, Ibuprofen, Phenergan, Xanax, Paxil for a 37-year old woman with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Pain, Nausea, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Nose - Congested, Headache, Sensation Of Pressure In Ear
- A study of drug interactions between Baclofen, Neurontin, Ibuprofen, Lipitor, Topamax, Niacin, Paxil CR, Alendronate Sodium, Clopidogrel for a 56-year old woman with Backaches And Stress, Seizures, Complicated Migraine, Total Cholesterol, Depression, Osteoporosis, Pad. The patient has Migraine, Brittle Bone Disease, Slurred Speech, Numbness
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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