Review: could Chromium Picolinate cause Thin Blood?


Thin blood is found among people who take Chromium Picolinate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis . We study 421 people who have side effects while taking Chromium picolinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.

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Chromium Picolinate

Chromium picolinate has active ingredients of chromium. It is often used in metabolism. (latest outcomes from Chromium picolinate 497 users)

Thin Blood

Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,153 Thin blood patients).

On Oct, 21, 2016

421 people reported to have side effects when taking Chromium Picolinate.
Among them, 12 people (2.85%) have Thin Blood

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Chromium picolinate cause Thin blood?

Gender of people who have Thin Blood when taking Chromium Picolinate *:

  • female: 63.64 %
  • male: 36.36 %

Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Chromium Picolinate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 18.18 %
  • 60+: 81.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (7 people, 58.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 8.33%)
  • Muscle Disorder (1 person, 8.33%)
  • Depression (1 person, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (8 people, 66.67%)
  • Zinc Picolinate (7 people, 58.33%)
  • Ubidecarenone (7 people, 58.33%)
  • Niacin (7 people, 58.33%)
  • Fosamax (7 people, 58.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting (8 people, 66.67%)
  • Oedema (8 people, 66.67%)
  • Nausea (8 people, 66.67%)
  • Device Failure (7 people, 58.33%)
  • Atrioventricular Block First Degree (7 people, 58.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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