Review: could Naproxen cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding could be caused by Naproxen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Aspirin.
We study 20,385 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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On Apr, 10, 2014: 20,296 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 17 people (0.08%) have Rectal Bleeding. They amount to 0.17% of all the 9,967 people who have Rectal Bleeding on eHealthMe.
Time on Naproxen when people have Rectal bleeding * :
Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Naproxen * :
|Rectal bleeding||47.06%||52.94% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Naproxen * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||28.57%||0.00%||42.86% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Naproxen ** :
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (6 people, 35.29%)
- Ibuprofen (3 people, 17.65%)
- Tylenol (2 people, 11.76%)
- Torecan (2 people, 11.76%)
- Lortab (2 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
I have a hyper-oxaluria condition that effects how my skin feels, the high oxalates in foods also effects the skin on my vulvar area. I eat low and moderate oxalate foods. My doctor suggested naproxen because she felt it is better to reduce inflammation from the Fibromalgia flares also. But every time I take it for just even 3 days, one 500 mg tab. I get intense sharp pains in the vulvar area and some low grade depression. This is not normal for me because I am usually enjoy so much of everyday. This would seem that I just need to not take it although the inflammations does go way down. With Advil Ibuprofen I do not get moody and those prick feeling skin problems (Hyper0xaluria) Should I be taking the Naproxen at all? It does work with inflammation better.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
25 years old
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Also take 50 mg levosynthroid, multivitamins
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