Review: could Naproxen cause Liver Function Test Abnormal?


Liver function test abnormal 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 Folic Acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 25,519 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 140 have Liver function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver function test abnormal and more.

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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen 27,338 users)

Liver Function Test Abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with alanine aminotransferase increased, hypotension, rashes, aspartate aminotransferase increased, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 21,708 Liver function test abnormal patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

25,519 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 140 people (0.55%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Naproxen cause Liver function test abnormal?

Time on Naproxen when people have Liver Function Test Abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 47.37 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.32 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5.26 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.79 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Naproxen *:

  • female: 71.01 %
  • male: 28.99 %

Age of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Naproxen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.83 %
  • 10-19: 5.66 %
  • 20-29: 5.66 %
  • 30-39: 4.72 %
  • 40-49: 12.26 %
  • 50-59: 21.7 %
  • 60+: 47.17 %

Severity if Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Naproxen **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (30 people)
  • Hypertension (15 people)
  • Depression (9 people)
  • Arthritis (9 people)
  • Prophylaxis (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Methotrexate (21 people)
  • Folic Acid (21 people)
  • Omeprazole (20 people)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (20 people)
  • Aspirin (16 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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