Review: could Ibuprofen cause Mouth ulcers?
We study 57,886 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 233 have Mouth ulcers. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulcers and more.
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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,496 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Mouth ulcers (latest reports from 70,840 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 57,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 232 people (0.40%) have Mouth Ulcers. They amount to 0.33% of all the 70,785 people who have Mouth Ulcers on eHealthMe.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Mouth ulcers * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mouth ulcers||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Mouth ulcers||71.96%||28.04% |
Age of people who have Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Mouth ulcers||0.00%||1.03%||2.58%||9.28%||5.67%||26.29%||25.26%||29.90% |
Severity of Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen ** :
How people recovered from Mouth ulcers ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (36 people, 15.52%)
- Metastases to bone (28 people, 12.07%)
- Prophylaxis (21 people, 9.05%)
- Depression (20 people, 8.62%)
- Pain (20 people, 8.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (80 people, 34.48%)
- Vicodin (59 people, 25.43%)
- Neurontin (54 people, 23.28%)
- Arimidex (53 people, 22.84%)
- Oxycontin (52 people, 22.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Elavil, 25mg @ night stopped an 11 month chronic headache after a head injury, I sustained 1 1/2 years ago.
Additionally, Neurologist prescribed 100 mg Lyrica for chronic back/nerve pain from moderate/severe spinal injuries, sustained 20+ years earlier. (Crushed/cracked verabrae and 3 intervertebral disc bulges)
I had been using Ibuprofen daily in moderate to heavy dosage for the last 20+ years. (800+ mg daily B/4 and then continually after recent head injury)
I was advised to stop/reduce use of Motrin to 1/2 month or less. It is still the best pain relief but have reduced to PRN, perhaps 200 mg alternate days.
Since treatment with Lyrica I've noticed reduced nerve pain and stopped using Elavil for sake of not feeling so "wrecked" in the mornings. I have also developed a severe sleep apnoea, treated unsuccessfully via CPAP device which is unbearable to use. I have subsequently suffered with depression/mood disorder for 20+ years and am currently un-treated for this long-standing vulnerability which came back with a vengence after the head-injury. I feel irregularity to my heart beat by the end of the day. I feel suicidal and violently angry.
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