Ibuprofen and Mouth ulcers - from FDA reports


Summary

Mouth ulcers is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Breast cancer . We study 91,020 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA. Among them, 334 have Mouth ulcers. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulcers and more.

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Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Ibuprofen 96,242 users)

Mouth Ulcers

Mouth ulcers has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 13,634 Mouth ulcers patients).

On Feb, 26, 2017

91,020 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 334 people (0.37%) have Mouth Ulcers


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ibuprofen cause Mouth ulcers?

Time on Ibuprofen when people have Mouth Ulcers *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.74 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.93 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mouth Ulcers when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • female: 71.43 %
  • male: 28.57 %

Age of people who have Mouth Ulcers when taking Ibuprofen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.42 %
  • 10-19: 2.48 %
  • 20-29: 9.22 %
  • 30-39: 8.51 %
  • 40-49: 26.24 %
  • 50-59: 25.18 %
  • 60+: 26.95 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Breast Cancer (39 people, 11.68%)
  • Pain (33 people, 9.88%)
  • Metastases To Bone (33 people, 9.88%)
  • High Blood Pressure (27 people, 8.08%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (25 people, 7.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (86 people, 25.75%)
  • Vicodin (64 people, 19.16%)
  • Oxycontin (60 people, 17.96%)
  • Neurontin (58 people, 17.37%)
  • Arimidex (54 people, 16.17%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (107 people, 32.04%)
  • Pain (96 people, 28.74%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (92 people, 27.54%)
  • Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (91 people, 27.25%)
  • Nausea (85 people, 25.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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