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Review: could Naproxen cause Heart palpitations?

Summary: Heart palpitations could be caused by Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 20,391 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 252 have Heart palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart palpitations and more.

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Naproxen

Naproxen (latest outcomes from 21,819 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain.

Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,916 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 20,296 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 252 people (1.24%) have Heart Palpitations. They amount to 0.08% of all the 310,578 people who have Heart Palpitations on eHealthMe.

Trend of Heart palpitations in Naproxen reports

Time on Naproxen when people have Heart palpitations * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart palpitations56.25%6.25%6.25%6.25%12.50%12.50%0.00%

Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen * :

FemaleMale
Heart palpitations75.64%24.36%

Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart palpitations0.82%0.00%0.41%9.39%17.55%16.73%21.63%33.47%

Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart palpitations14.29%85.71%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heart palpitations33.33%0.00%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (31 people, 12.30%)
  2. Anxiety (17 people, 6.75%)
  3. Pain (17 people, 6.75%)
  4. Contraception (14 people, 5.56%)
  5. Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 5.16%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (54 people, 21.43%)
  2. Paxil (43 people, 17.06%)
  3. Lisinopril (40 people, 15.87%)
  4. Prilosec (39 people, 15.48%)
  5. Albuterol (36 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • I get very weir palpitations. I have a feeling of my heart popping out of my body. And severe anxiety.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I have had hypovolemia for seven years with internal bleeding. I suffered a bout of septicemia in 1997 that was not treated.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I also suffered septicemia in 1997 (untreated) and the hypovolemia has been a problem since late-2005. I have had internal bleeding , with a rib jabbing the abdominal aortic artery occasional.

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