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. This review analyzes which people have Completed suicide with Naproxen. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 40,228 people who have side effects when taking Naproxen from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
40,228 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 857 people (2.13%) 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: 60.89 %
- male: 39.11 %
Age of people who have Completed suicide when taking Naproxen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 9.62 %
- 20-29: 10.97 %
- 30-39: 15.29 %
- 40-49: 20.72 %
- 50-59: 24.41 %
- 60+: 18.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Suicide Attempt (46 people, 5.37%)
- Depression (15 people, 1.75%)
- Prostatitis (8 people, 0.93%)
- Back Pain (7 people, 0.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 0.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ibuprofen (130 people, 15.17%)
- Acetaminophen (112 people, 13.07%)
- Fluoxetine (110 people, 12.84%)
- Gabapentin (96 people, 11.20%)
- Alprazolam (81 people, 9.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cardiac Arrest (109 people, 12.72%)
- Breathing - Slowed Or Stopped (106 people, 12.37%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (66 people, 7.70%)
- Poisoning (53 people, 6.18%)
- Death (45 people, 5.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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