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Review: could Naproxen cause Polymyalgia rheumatica?





Summary: 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 Tramadol hcl, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 20,483 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Polymyalgia rheumatica. Find out below who they are, when they have Polymyalgia rheumatica and more.

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Naproxen

Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen 21,930 users)

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica (pain in many muscles) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, osteopenia, pain.(latest reports from Polymyalgia rheumatica 2,094 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 20,483 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 15 people (0.07%) have Polymyalgia Rheumatica.

Trend of Polymyalgia rheumatica in Naproxen reports

Time on Naproxen when people have Polymyalgia rheumatica * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Polymyalgia rheumatica0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Polymyalgia rheumatica when taking Naproxen * :

FemaleMale
Polymyalgia rheumatica75.00%25.00%

Age of people who have Polymyalgia rheumatica when taking Naproxen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Polymyalgia rheumatica0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%6.25%56.25%37.50%

Severity of Polymyalgia rheumatica when taking Naproxen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Polymyalgia rheumatica ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (4 people, 26.67%)
  2. Pain (3 people, 20.00%)
  3. Chest pain (2 people, 13.33%)
  4. Hypertension (2 people, 13.33%)
  5. Depression (2 people, 13.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tramadol hcl (8 people, 53.33%)
  2. Hyzaar (7 people, 46.67%)
  3. Flector (7 people, 46.67%)
  4. Tricor (7 people, 46.67%)
  5. Hydrochlorothiazide (7 people, 46.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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