Review: could Naproxen cause Rosacea?


Rosacea is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old also take medication Aredia, and have Eczema . We study 27,197 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Rosacea. Find out below who they are, when they have Rosacea and more.

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Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Naproxen 38,381 users)


Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness) has been reported by people with rosacea, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteopenia (latest reports from 5,733 Rosacea patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

27,197 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 13 people (0.05%) have Rosacea

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Naproxen cause Rosacea?

Gender of people who have Rosacea when taking Naproxen *:

  • female: 30.77 %
  • male: 69.23 %

Age of people who have Rosacea 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: 76.92 %
  • 50-59: 23.08 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Eczema (9 people, 69.23%)
  • Musculoskeletal Pain (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Metastases To Bone (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Breast Cancer (2 people, 15.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Aredia (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Vioxx (10 people, 76.92%)
  • Depo-Medrol (9 people, 69.23%)
  • Albuterol (9 people, 69.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Pyrexia (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Herpes Zoster (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Dyspnoea (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Device Related Infection (11 people, 84.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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