Review: could Aloe vera cause Peripheral edema (Oedema Peripheral)?
Summary: Peripheral edema is found among people who take Aloe vera, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Humira, and have High blood pressure. We study 104 people who have side effects while taking Aloe vera from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Peripheral edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral edema and more.
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Aloe vera has active ingredients of aloe. (latest outcomes from 118 Aloe vera users)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 104 people reported to have side effects when taking Aloe vera. Among them, 8 people (7.69%) have Peripheral Edema.
Time on Aloe vera when people have Peripheral edema * :
Gender of people who have Peripheral edema when taking Aloe vera * :
|Peripheral edema||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Peripheral edema when taking Aloe vera * :
|Peripheral edema||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Peripheral edema when taking Aloe vera ** :
How people recovered from Peripheral edema ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (5 people, 62.50%)
- Vitamin supplementation (4 people, 50.00%)
- Psoriasis (3 people, 37.50%)
- Pruritus (3 people, 37.50%)
- Gastroenteritis radiation (2 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Humira (5 people, 62.50%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 37.50%)
- Gabapentin (3 people, 37.50%)
- Turmeric (3 people, 37.50%)
- Triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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