Naproxen and Completed suicide - from FDA reports
Completed suicide is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ibuprofen, and have Suicide attempt . We study 36,052 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA. Among them, 814 have Completed suicide. Find out below who they are, when they have Completed suicide and more.
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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen 38,437 users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 52,966 Completed suicide patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
36,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 814 people (2.26%) have Completed Suicide
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Naproxen when people have Completed Suicide *:
- < 1 month: 75 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Naproxen *:
- female: 60.06 %
- male: 39.94 %
Age of people who have Completed Suicide when taking Naproxen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 9.77 %
- 20-29: 10.16 %
- 30-39: 15.89 %
- 40-49: 20.7 %
- 50-59: 24.61 %
- 60+: 18.75 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (39 people, 4.79%)
- Depression (15 people, 1.84%)
- Pain (9 people, 1.11%)
- Prostatitis (8 people, 0.98%)
- Back Pain (7 people, 0.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (130 people, 15.97%)
- Acetaminophen (112 people, 13.76%)
- Fluoxetine (108 people, 13.27%)
- Gabapentin (96 people, 11.79%)
- Alprazolam (81 people, 9.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (106 people, 13.02%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (105 people, 12.90%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (66 people, 8.11%)
- Poisoning (53 people, 6.51%)
- Death (45 people, 5.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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