Review: could Naproxen cause Heart racing (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Heart racing is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 20,483 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 255 have Heart racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart racing 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)
Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.(latest reports from Heart racing 51,983 patients)
On Nov, 27, 2014: 20,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 255 people (1.24%) have Heart Racing.
Time on Naproxen when people have Heart racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart racing||55.56%||5.56%||5.56%||5.56%||11.11%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Naproxen * :
|Heart racing||75.90%||24.10% |
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Naproxen * :
|Heart racing||0.81%||0.00%||0.40%||9.27%||17.74%||16.53%||21.77%||33.47% |
Severity of Heart racing when taking Naproxen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart racing||10.00%||90.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart racing||20.00%||0.00%||80.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (31 people, 12.16%)
- Anxiety (18 people, 7.06%)
- Pain (17 people, 6.67%)
- Contraception (14 people, 5.49%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (13 people, 5.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (54 people, 21.18%)
- Paxil (43 people, 16.86%)
- Lisinopril (40 people, 15.69%)
- Prilosec (39 people, 15.29%)
- Albuterol (36 people, 14.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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