Aleve and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Aleve, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Tylenol, and have Joint pain. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Aleve. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,252 people who have side effects when taking Aleve from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 21, 2017
42,252 people reported to have side effects when taking Aleve.
Among them, 1,057 people (2.5%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Aleve when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 64.23 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.51 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.13 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.25 %
- 10+ years: 1.63 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aleve *:
- female: 68.23 %
- male: 31.77 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Aleve *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.12 %
- 10-19: 1.74 %
- 20-29: 4.53 %
- 30-39: 6.5 %
- 40-49: 12.66 %
- 50-59: 18.47 %
- 60+: 55.98 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (61 people, 5.77%)
- Joint Pain (61 people, 5.77%)
- Back Pain (53 people, 5.01%)
- High Blood Pressure (51 people, 4.82%)
- Depression (42 people, 3.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tylenol (95 people, 8.99%)
- Synthroid (67 people, 6.34%)
- Vitamin D (65 people, 6.15%)
- Advil (64 people, 6.05%)
- Lasix (63 people, 5.96%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (304 people, 28.76%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (210 people, 19.87%)
- Fatigue (182 people, 17.22%)
- Weakness (146 people, 13.81%)
- Abdominal Pain Upper (137 people, 12.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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