Review: could Chromium picolinate cause Anasarca?
We study 166 people who have side effects while taking Chromium picolinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Anasarca. Find out below who they are, when they have Anasarca and more.
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Chromium picolinate (latest outcomes from 234 users) has active ingredients of chromium. It is often used in metabolism.
Anasarca (general swelling, or massive oedema) (latest reports from 180,921 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis, metastases to bone.
On Jul, 10, 2014: 166 people reported to have side effects when taking Chromium picolinate. Among them, 3 people (1.81%) have Anasarca. They amount to 0.00% of all the 181,071 people who have Anasarca on eHealthMe.
Time on Chromium picolinate when people have Anasarca * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Anasarca when taking Chromium picolinate * :
Age of people who have Anasarca when taking Chromium picolinate * :
Severity of Anasarca when taking Chromium picolinate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anasarca ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Food craving (1 people, 33.33%)
- Fat (1 people, 33.33%)
- Weight loss (1 people, 33.33%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lung water (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 100.00%)
- Phentermine (2 people, 66.67%)
- Vanadyl sulfate (1 people, 33.33%)
- Humalog (1 people, 33.33%)
- Multivitamin (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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