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Review: could Naproxen cause Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs (Foot, leg, and ankle swelling)?

Summary: Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Glyburide, and have Inflammation.

We study 20,515 people who have side effects while taking Naproxen from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs and more.

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Naproxen

Naproxen has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 21,958 Naproxen users)

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs

Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism. (latest reports from 1,420 Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs patients)

On Feb, 17, 2015: 20,504 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 8 people (0.04%) have Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs.

Trend of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs in Naproxen reports

Time on Naproxen when people have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs62.50%12.50%12.50%0.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Naproxen * :

FemaleMale
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs75.00%25.00%

Age of people who have Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Naproxen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%0.00%0.00%37.50%0.00%12.50%25.00%25.00%

Severity of Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs when taking Naproxen ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs0.00%62.50%37.50%0.00%

How people recovered from Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Swelling of the ankles - feet - legs20.00%20.00%60.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Inflammation (2 people, 25.00%)
  2. Acid reflux (1 people, 12.50%)
  3. Mycobacterium avium complex (1 people, 12.50%)
  4. Diabetes (1 people, 12.50%)
  5. Muscle tightness (1 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Glyburide (2 people, 25.00%)
  2. Cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride (2 people, 25.00%)
  3. Gabapentin (2 people, 25.00%)
  4. Aspirin (2 people, 25.00%)
  5. Prednisone (2 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I was previously taking Propranolol for blood pressure which didn't bother me at all, but last year I developed a breathing problem and was given Symbicort to help get rid of wheezing. The Symbicort and Propranolol don't mesh well so I was then put on Amlodipine. The swelling, pain and itching occurred right away. I asked the pharmacist about it and also my doctor and they both said a small percentage of people have this problem on this medication. I have tried many times to get my doctor to take me off of this medication but he insists it is best for me, but I disagree. I really don't want to have this problem for the rest of my life and I also won't have any skin left on my legs from the scratching, not to mention the pain that accompanies the swelling which seem to creep up to my knees and thighs and sometimes is so painful I just go to bed to lay down and hopefully the hydroclorithiazide will remove some of this water so that pain will go away. The doctor also doubled my dose of Losartin and Hydroclorithiazide. I'm up about 4-6 times a night going to the bathroom so it also interrupts my sleep. Is anyone else having this problem. I would prefer to go back on the Propranolol and get something other than Symbicort that won't interact with each other. Then I won't have pain and itching all the time. Does anyone have any input on this. I would really appreciate it.

    Thanks. Debbie CB
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    Then, in 2011 I had a 2nd surgery to relieve spinal stenosis btwn. L2-L4, just above the fusion site.
    I've been taking methadone since early 2004, a little over ten years, now. I've had high blood pressure since my injury.

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    71 years of age
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