Ibuprofen and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention is found among people who take Ibuprofen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Water retention with Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 102,006 people who have side effects when taking Ibuprofen from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
102,006 people reported to have side effects when taking Ibuprofen.
Among them, 280 people (0.27%) have Water retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Ibuprofen when people have Water retention *:
- < 1 month: 18.18 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 27.27 %
- 10+ years: 18.18 %
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Ibuprofen *:
- female: 64.86 %
- male: 35.14 %
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Ibuprofen *:
- 0-1: 0.49 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.45 %
- 20-29: 7.39 %
- 30-39: 6.4 %
- 40-49: 18.23 %
- 50-59: 20.2 %
- 60+: 43.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (35 people, 12.50%)
- High Blood Pressure (19 people, 6.79%)
- Narcolepsy (18 people, 6.43%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (14 people, 5.00%)
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 4.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (38 people, 13.57%)
- Tylenol (33 people, 11.79%)
- Lyrica (27 people, 9.64%)
- Xyrem (25 people, 8.93%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 8.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (57 people, 20.36%)
- Weight Increased (56 people, 20.00%)
- Fatigue (54 people, 19.29%)
- Breathing Difficulty (52 people, 18.57%)
- Stress And Anxiety (51 people, 18.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have been taking ibuprofen about 4 times a week for pain as needed for about a month. Last night I woke up and had a nose bleed. Can the ibuprofen cause this and if I stop taking it will the nose bleeds stop or has it stopped for you? It is 600mg per pill. The nose bleed did not last long, ...
After a few weeks of Ibuprofen for foot pain, I developed hot spots, soreness and pain in lower legs with fever. By the time I saw the doctor, symptoms had improved and tests did not indicate blood clots but all symptoms pointed to that.
User reviews to the study
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After research I have started taking L-glutione and I still take ibuprofen as well.becaise I have AS. Just interested if this has goes anyone to the point of not having to take the ibuprophen any longer.
HI I have been suffering from burning mouth syndrome for one year. I am trying to find the cause and the possibility of it ending...I took Ibuprofren for at least a month while I was having dental work, I had a rough root canal and a tooth pulled...after the root canal I started taking ...