Review: could Ibuprofen cause Mouth ulcers?
We study 57,912 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 61,525 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Mouth ulcers (latest reports from 70,884 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma, pain, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 57,899 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 233 people (0.40%) have Mouth Ulcers. They amount to 0.33% of all the 70,861 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||44.44%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||44.44%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Mouth ulcers||72.09%||27.91% |
Age of people who have Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Mouth ulcers||0.00%||1.03%||2.56%||9.23%||5.64%||26.15%||25.13%||30.26% |
Severity of Mouth ulcers when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mouth ulcers||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Mouth ulcers ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mouth ulcers||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (36 people, 15.45%)
- Metastases to bone (28 people, 12.02%)
- Prophylaxis (21 people, 9.01%)
- Depression (20 people, 8.58%)
- Pain (20 people, 8.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (80 people, 34.33%)
- Vicodin (59 people, 25.32%)
- Neurontin (54 people, 23.18%)
- Arimidex (53 people, 22.75%)
- Oxycontin (52 people, 22.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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