Review: could Naproxen cause Completed suicide?
Summary: Completed suicide 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 Ibuprofen, and have Suicide attempt.
We study 20,483 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 499 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 21,930 users)
Completed suicide (act of taking one's own life) has been reported by people with depression, suicide attempt, ill-defined disorder, pain, quit smoking.(latest reports from Completed suicide 36,355 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 20,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 499 people (2.44%) have Completed Suicide.
Time on Naproxen when people have Completed suicide * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Completed suicide||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Completed suicide when taking Naproxen * :
|Completed suicide||63.31%||36.69% |
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Naproxen * :
|Completed suicide||0.00%||0.00%||12.16%||12.35%||16.08%||25.69%||21.76%||11.96% |
Severity of Completed suicide when taking Naproxen ** :
How people recovered from Completed suicide ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Suicide attempt (16 people, 3.21%)
- Completed suicide (14 people, 2.81%)
- Depression (9 people, 1.80%)
- Pain (7 people, 1.40%)
- Back pain (6 people, 1.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ibuprofen (126 people, 25.25%)
- Acetaminophen (96 people, 19.24%)
- Gabapentin (72 people, 14.43%)
- Fluoxetine (69 people, 13.83%)
- Alprazolam (66 people, 13.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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