Review: could Naproxen cause Heart palpitations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,275 people who take Naproxen. Among them, 251 have Heart palpitations. See who they are, when they have Heart palpitations 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 21,786 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Naproxen include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Heart palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 306,676 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 19,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 234 people (1.22%) have Heart Palpitations.
Time on Naproxen when people have Heart palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart palpitations||60.00%||6.67%||6.67%||0.00%||13.33%||13.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen * :
|Heart palpitations||76.26%||23.74% |
Age of people who have Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen * :
|Heart palpitations||0.87%||0.00%||0.00%||8.73%||18.78%||17.90%||20.09%||33.62% |
Severity of Heart palpitations when taking Naproxen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart palpitations||16.67%||83.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart palpitations||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (30 people, 12.82%)
- Anxiety (17 people, 7.26%)
- Pain (16 people, 6.84%)
- Contraception (14 people, 5.98%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (12 people, 5.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (52 people, 22.22%)
- Paxil (42 people, 17.95%)
- Lisinopril (37 people, 15.81%)
- Prilosec (37 people, 15.81%)
- Digoxin (35 people, 14.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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