Review: could Naproxen cause Acid reflux (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)?
Summary: Acid reflux is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Trazodone hcl, and have Depression.
We study 20,504 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Acid reflux. Find out below who they are, when they have Acid reflux and more.
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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 21,944 Naproxen users)
Acid reflux (stomach acids rise up) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,949 Acid reflux patients)
On Jan, 24, 2015: 20,495 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 50 people (0.24%) have Acid Reflux.
Time on Naproxen when people have Acid reflux * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Acid reflux||72.73%||0.00%||18.18%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Acid reflux when taking Naproxen * :
|Acid reflux||81.13%||18.87% |
Age of people who have Acid reflux when taking Naproxen * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||2.33%||4.65%||4.65%||34.88%||27.91%||25.58% |
Severity of Acid reflux when taking Naproxen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Acid reflux||16.67%||66.67%||16.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Acid reflux ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Acid reflux||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (8 people, 16.00%)
- Pain (7 people, 14.00%)
- Hallucination, auditory (6 people, 12.00%)
- Glossitis (6 people, 12.00%)
- Dissociative disorder (6 people, 12.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Trazodone hcl (13 people, 26.00%)
- Zyprexa (12 people, 24.00%)
- Lexapro (12 people, 24.00%)
- Celebrex (11 people, 22.00%)
- Klonopin (11 people, 22.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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