Review: could Indomethacin cause Drug Abuse?


Drug abuse is found among people who take Indomethacin, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old also take medication Ambien, and have Depression . We study 6,414 people who have side effects while taking Indomethacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.

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Indomethacin has active ingredients of indomethacin. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Indomethacin 8,067 users)

Drug Abuse

Drug abuse has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, pain, depression (latest reports from 39,897 Drug abuse patients).

On Sep, 19, 2016

6,414 people reported to have side effects when taking Indomethacin.
Among them, 17 people (0.27%) have Drug Abuse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Indomethacin cause Drug abuse?

Gender of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Indomethacin *:

  • female: 23.08 %
  • male: 76.92 %

Age of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Indomethacin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 10 %
  • 20-29: 10 %
  • 30-39: 40 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 20 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Psoriasis (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Depression (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Thyroid Disorder (2 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Skelaxin (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Methamphetamine (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Ibuprofen (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Aspirin (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Ambien (5 people, 29.41%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Poor Quality Sleep (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Pain (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Intentional Drug Misuse (5 people, 29.41%)
  • Arthralgia (5 people, 29.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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