How effective is Ibuprofen for Costochondritis? (by duration, gender, age)

Summary:

Overall ratings: 3/5
Long term ratings: 2/5

This is a phase IV clinical study of how effective Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is for Costochondritis and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe from 6 Ibuprofen users and is updated continuously.

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On Jun, 23, 2022

6 people are studied for taking Ibuprofen in Costochondritis


What is Ibuprofen?

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. eHealthMe is studying from 189,992 Ibuprofen users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Costochondritis?

Costochondritis (chest wall pain) is found to be associated with 951 drugs and 532 conditions by eHealthMe.

Overall effectiveness (number of people):

Does Ibuprofen work for your Costochondritis (overall)?

Long term (1+ years) effectiveness (number of people):

Does Ibuprofen work for your Costochondritis (long term)?

Ibuprofen effectiveness for Costochondritis (number of people):

Overall:
  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 1
  • moderate: 2
  • high: 1
  • very high: 1
Long Term:
  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 0
  • moderate: 1
  • high: 0
  • very high: 0

Gender of people who take Ibuprofen for Costochondritis *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who take Ibuprofen for Costochondritis *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 16.67 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50.0 %
  • 40-49: 16.67 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Who find Ibuprofen more effective for Costochondritis?

Gender of people who take Ibuprofen for Costochondritis *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who take Ibuprofen for Costochondritis *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 50 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Ibuprofen?

- You can start a phase IV clinical trial to monitor Ibuprofen safety and effectiveness.

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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Treatments, associated drugs and conditions:

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on ibuprofen (the active ingredients of Ibuprofen) and Ibuprofen (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study neither.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

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