Review: could Black Cohosh cause Diabetes Mellitus?


Diabetes mellitus is found among people who take Black Cohosh, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Hypertension . We study 473 people who have side effects while taking Black cohosh from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Diabetes mellitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Diabetes mellitus and more.

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Black Cohosh

Black cohosh has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause. (latest outcomes from Black cohosh 643 users)

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, diabetes, schizophrenia (latest reports from 273,845 Diabetes mellitus patients).

On Oct, 11, 2016

473 people reported to have side effects when taking Black Cohosh.
Among them, 23 people (4.86%) have Diabetes Mellitus

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Black cohosh cause Diabetes mellitus?

Gender of people who have Diabetes Mellitus when taking Black Cohosh *:

  • female: 87.5 %
  • male: 12.5 %

Age of people who have Diabetes Mellitus when taking Black Cohosh *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 71.43 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 28.57 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Metastases To Bone (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Depression (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Breast Cancer (20 people, 86.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Zometa (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Zoladex (20 people, 86.96%)
  • Alfaxalone (20 people, 86.96%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Nasal Congestion (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Hot Flush (21 people, 91.30%)
  • Constipation (21 people, 91.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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