Review: could Naproxen cause Red face (Skin blushing/flushing)?
Summary: Red face is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Niaspan, and have Arthritis.
We study 20,529 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 190 have Red face. Find out below who they are, when they have Red face and more.
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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 21,971 Naproxen users)
Red face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia. (latest reports from 45,041 Red face patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 20,524 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 190 people (0.93%) have Red Face.
Time on Naproxen when people have Red face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Red face||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Red face when taking Naproxen * :
|Red face||49.50%||50.50% |
Age of people who have Red face when taking Naproxen * :
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||0.60%||8.98%||17.37%||17.37%||23.95%||31.74% |
Severity of Red face when taking Naproxen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Red face ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (21 people, 11.05%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (19 people, 10.00%)
- High density lipoprotein decreased (18 people, 9.47%)
- Osteoarthritis (16 people, 8.42%)
- Erectile dysfunction (16 people, 8.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Niaspan (50 people, 26.32%)
- Aspirin (48 people, 25.26%)
- Ibuprofen (26 people, 13.68%)
- Acetaminophen (25 people, 13.16%)
- Lisinopril (24 people, 12.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Restasis, Soma, Aspirin, Omeprazole, Levothroid, Naproxen, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride for a 57-year old woman with Double Vision, Muscle And Nerve Problems, Systemic, Gerd, Hypothyroidism, Osteoporosis, Nerve And Muscle Problem. The patient has Uti - Chronic Or Recurrent, Sjogren Syndrome, Enlarged Lymph Nodes, Adrenal Neoplasm, Cortisol Level, Nerve Problems, Muscle Cramps
- A study of side effects of Polyethylene Glycol 3350 for a 51-year old woman with Constipation. The patient has Flushing
- A study of drug interactions between Motrin, Naprosyn for a 49-year old woman with Pelvic Pain. The patient has Weight Gain
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