Review: could Naproxen cause Drug abuse?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
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We study 19,275 people who take Naproxen. Among them, 140 have Drug abuse. See who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Naproxen (latest outcomes from 20,768 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Naproxen include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Drug abuse (latest reports from 58,341 patients) has been reported by people with pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain, migraine.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 19,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 137 people (0.71%) have Drug Abuse.
Time on Naproxen when people have Drug abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug abuse||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Naproxen * :
|Drug abuse||62.75%||37.25% |
Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Naproxen * :
|Drug abuse||0.00%||0.98%||2.94%||10.78%||36.27%||23.53%||10.78%||14.71% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (56 people, 40.88%)
- Depression (26 people, 18.98%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 4.38%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 2.92%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 2.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (66 people, 48.18%)
- Vicodin (41 people, 29.93%)
- Paxil (39 people, 28.47%)
- Ativan (35 people, 25.55%)
- Albuterol (34 people, 24.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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