Who have Chest discomfort with Motrin - from FDA reports


Chest discomfort is found among people who take Motrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vioxx, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 27,750 people who have side effects when taking Motrin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 11, 2019

27,750 people reported to have side effects when taking Motrin.
Among them, 1,264 people (4.55%) have Chest discomfort


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Motrin cause Chest discomfort?

Time on Motrin when people have Chest discomfort *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.87 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.59 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.46 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.35 %
  • 10+ years: 26.98 %

Gender of people who have Chest discomfort when taking Motrin *:

  • female: 68.2 %
  • male: 31.8 %

Age of people who have Chest discomfort when taking Motrin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.57 %
  • 10-19: 5.64 %
  • 20-29: 10.36 %
  • 30-39: 15.82 %
  • 40-49: 22.57 %
  • 50-59: 25.16 %
  • 60+: 18.87 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 113 people, 8.94%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 73 people, 5.78%
  3. Birth Control: 65 people, 5.14%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 52 people, 4.11%
  5. Diabetes: 52 people, 4.11%
  6. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints): 46 people, 3.64%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 45 people, 3.56%
  8. Back Pain: 43 people, 3.40%
  9. Depression: 41 people, 3.24%
  10. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 39 people, 3.09%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Vioxx: 222 people, 17.56%
  2. Tylenol: 165 people, 13.05%
  3. Yasmin: 127 people, 10.05%
  4. Vicodin: 124 people, 9.81%
  5. Prilosec: 123 people, 9.73%
  6. Aspirin: 122 people, 9.65%
  7. Lasix: 119 people, 9.41%
  8. Lipitor: 114 people, 9.02%
  9. Neurontin: 109 people, 8.62%
  10. Ibuprofen: 104 people, 8.23%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Breathing Difficulty: 477 people, 37.74%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 295 people, 23.34%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 281 people, 22.23%
  4. Back Pain: 268 people, 21.20%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 241 people, 19.07%
  6. Pain In Extremity: 231 people, 18.28%
  7. Dizziness: 215 people, 17.01%
  8. High Blood Pressure: 200 people, 15.82%
  9. Weakness: 197 people, 15.59%
  10. Depression: 194 people, 15.35%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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