Review: could Naproxen cause Blood spots?
We study 20,449 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Blood spots. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood spots and more.
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Naproxen (latest outcomes from 21,890 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain.
Blood spots (purplish discoloration of the skin) (latest reports from 25,804 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, depression, antiemetic supportive care.
On Jul, 31, 2014: 20,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 23 people (0.11%) have Blood Spots. They amount to 0.09% of all the 26,144 people who have Blood Spots on eHealthMe.
Time on Naproxen when people have Blood spots * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood spots||87.50%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood spots when taking Naproxen * :
|Blood spots||21.74%||78.26% |
Age of people who have Blood spots when taking Naproxen * :
|Blood spots||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||0.00%||4.76%||4.76%||85.71% |
Severity of Blood spots when taking Naproxen ** :
How people recovered from Blood spots ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (5 people, 21.74%)
- Metastases to bone (5 people, 21.74%)
- Prophylaxis (4 people, 17.39%)
- Muscle spasms (4 people, 17.39%)
- Osteoarthritis (3 people, 13.04%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (12 people, 52.17%)
- Omeprazole (10 people, 43.48%)
- Simvastatin (9 people, 39.13%)
- Irbesartan (9 people, 39.13%)
- Nitroglycerin (8 people, 34.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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