Naproxen and Polymyalgia rheumatica - from FDA reports
Polymyalgia rheumatica is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Atenolol, and have Osteoporosis . We study 36,052 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA. Among them, 17 have Polymyalgia rheumatica. Find out below who they are, when they have Polymyalgia rheumatica and more.
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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen 38,437 users)
Polymyalgia rheumatica (pain in many muscles) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, osteopenia, polymyalgia rheumatica (latest reports from 3,211 Polymyalgia rheumatica patients).
On Feb, 27, 2017
36,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 17 people (0.05%) have Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Naproxen when people have Polymyalgia Rheumatica *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Polymyalgia Rheumatica when taking Naproxen *:
- female: 76.47 %
- male: 23.53 %
Age of people who have Polymyalgia Rheumatica when taking Naproxen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.88 %
- 50-59: 52.94 %
- 60+: 41.18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 23.53%)
- Pain (3 people, 17.65%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 17.65%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 11.76%)
- Chest Pain (2 people, 11.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (8 people, 47.06%)
- Lasix (8 people, 47.06%)
- Atenolol (8 people, 47.06%)
- Pioglitazone (7 people, 41.18%)
- Flector (7 people, 41.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (11 people, 64.71%)
- Nausea (8 people, 47.06%)
- Pancreatitis (7 people, 41.18%)
- Pain (5 people, 29.41%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (4 people, 23.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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