Naproxen and A-fib - from FDA reports


A-fib is found among people who take Naproxen, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,842 people who have side effects when taking Naproxen from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 13, 2018

46,842 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen.
Among them, 425 people (0.91%) have A-fib


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Naproxen cause A-fib?

Time on Naproxen when people have A-fib *:

Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Naproxen *:

  • female: 49.75 %
  • male: 50.25 %

Age of people who have A-fib when taking Naproxen *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 67 people, 15.76%
  2. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 43 people, 10.12%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 33 people, 7.76%
  4. Diabetes: 26 people, 6.12%
  5. Preventive Health Care: 18 people, 4.24%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin: 103 people, 24.24%
  2. Digoxin: 82 people, 19.29%
  3. Furosemide: 80 people, 18.82%
  4. Lasix: 79 people, 18.59%
  5. Coumadin: 63 people, 14.82%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Cardiac Failure Congestive: 99 people, 23.29%
  2. Weakness: 92 people, 21.65%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 87 people, 20.47%
  4. Pneumonia: 82 people, 19.29%
  5. Chest Pain: 80 people, 18.82%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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