Review: could Naproxen sodium cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Naproxen sodium, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Acetaminophen, and have High blood pressure.
We study 3,471 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 60 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Naproxen sodium has active ingredients of naproxen sodium. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 3,800 Naproxen sodium users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,342 Constipation patients)
On Jan, 14, 2015: 3,471 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen sodium. Among them, 60 people (1.73%) have Constipation.
Time on Naproxen sodium when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Naproxen sodium * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Naproxen sodium * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Naproxen sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (7 people, 11.67%)
- Pain (6 people, 10.00%)
- Musculoskeletal chest pain (5 people, 8.33%)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (5 people, 8.33%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Acetaminophen (14 people, 23.33%)
- Ibuprofen (12 people, 20.00%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 18.33%)
- Gabapentin (8 people, 13.33%)
- Insulin (8 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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