Review: could Ibuprofen cause Water retention?
We study 57,886 people who have side effects while taking Ibuprofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 164 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,496 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 90,470 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 57,874 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen. Among them, 164 people (0.28%) have Water Retention. They amount to 0.18% of all the 90,265 people who have Water Retention on eHealthMe.
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||10.00%||10.00%||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||30.00%||40.00% |
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Water retention||61.36%||38.64% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Ibuprofen * :
|Water retention||0.73%||0.00%||4.38%||5.11%||6.57%||15.33%||21.90%||45.99% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Ibuprofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (32 people, 19.51%)
- Depression (25 people, 15.24%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 4.27%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 4.27%)
- Fibromyalgia (7 people, 4.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (30 people, 18.29%)
- Furosemide (19 people, 11.59%)
- Lasix (19 people, 11.59%)
- Ambien (19 people, 11.59%)
- Paxil cr (17 people, 10.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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