Review: could Chromium picolinate cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Chromium picolinate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 170 people who have side effects while taking Chromium picolinate from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Chromium picolinate has active ingredients of chromium. It is often used in metabolism. (latest outcomes from 239 Chromium picolinate users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,454 Constipation patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 170 people reported to have side effects when taking Chromium picolinate. Among them, 8 people (4.71%) have Constipation.
Time on Chromium picolinate when people have Constipation * :
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Chromium picolinate * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Chromium picolinate * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Chromium picolinate ** :
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 50.00%)
- Metastatic neoplasm (2 people, 25.00%)
- Constipation (2 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (2 people, 25.00%)
- Breakthrough pain (2 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fosamax (5 people, 62.50%)
- Ubidecarenone (4 people, 50.00%)
- Niacin (4 people, 50.00%)
- Flaxseed (4 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- With a history of squamous cancer and pilonidal cyst and neuro issues should i be concerned ?
I have had a long history of bleeding from above anus, neuro issues like brain tingle and cognitive movement disorder, lumbar pain and weakness, buttock, groin, leg tingling and weakness. Cold feet. Anemic. My concern is this bleed from previously repaired pilonidal cyst has been chronic for years. My research indicates squamous cell cancer is an 80% causative factor in chronic pilonidal irritation/cyst. Since I was diagnosed w squamous nail bed in 2012, amputation 2014, should I be concerned. ? Doctor is unaware of cyst / bleed history. I am obese, but remarkably losing weight ... Loss of appetite. I am positive for esophageal metaplastic changes. Also urinary incontinence mild. Obviously I am concerned about metastatic cancer. No pain in lower spine. Just constant leg and buttock ache / tingle. I thought bleed was hemorrhoids. Not. Ca the mortician ?? Lol. Thanks for any input.
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- Gastro with constipation in a 4 year old only cause pain at night?
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- Can my symptoms actually pinpoint a cause/condition? (1 answer)
I would just like insight on this. I'm on pain management right now, but it's just to manage the pain. Every thing else has really been not taken serious by any physican it office I've been to. Is this normal stuff many woman go through? I'm just sick of feeling like this between the constant pain & the daily having to pluck hairs it's insane. I'm in fantastic shape(used to be double my weight & now I'm 100lbs), the best looking I've ever been with a incredibly good looking husband & a wonderful family. My issues seem to detour a lot of things & while I'm young I'd like to get this solved or some type of solution to even maintain myself, not looking for a miracle, but would really appreciate answers.
- Since taking mupirocin for nasal condition i have developed constipation. are they related and to do?
Have been using this product for about a week to 10 days. I have suddenly developed constipation. Are they related? and how long does this last.
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The orthostatic BP started in mid April, I was only dizzy upon wakening then it would subside. I have never been a big breakfast eater so I started doing that. We were in Disney later in April and I was extremely fatigued, to the point of not wanting to walk, Disney would be the first time I passed out when getting dizzy. I of course said I had gotten too warm and was exhausted from work the previous week. The dizziness continued in the mornings & I passed out several more times. On May 1st, I passed out while putting my make-up on and hit my eye on the faucet and head on the tile floor, despite that I went to work thinking it would subside, it didn't. I went to the ER directly after work. They ran a B-met on me and my GFR was 11 and creatinine 3.95. They admitted me to a larger hospital for evaluation. While in there, they pumped me with fluids continuously, saying I had severe dehydration. My kidney function improved, my creatinine levels went back down to 1.34. After 5 days I was discharged and told to see a cardiologist and endo. The endo doc cancelled my appointment on the basis it was not his area. I had had a cortisol and ACTH testing which I guess was normal. I saw the cardiologist, who said it wasn't cardio. I had had an echocardiogram in the hospital and EKG monitoring. Cardio sent me to neurology, the PNRN did a basic neurological exam and drew blood for disease markers such as Lupus, sjorgens, hepatitis, ect. All disease markers came back negative, but my GFR was at 11 again and creatinine was 4.25, BUN 50 along with an elevated ACE level. They called me and said I sarcoidosis. I really don't have any of the primary S/S of this autoimmune disease. I don't know where to go from here, they are referring me to another neurologist at a bigger hospital. I can't live my normal life, can't walk on my feet due extreme pain and I pass out at least 2x a week, which is not good for my old body. My BP upon laying and sitting runs like 117/72, upon standing it drops to like 70/50-50/30. I am on 0.1 mg of florinef, I tried increasing it but then my legs swelled up for a gain of 23#. I talked to Mayo Clinic today and all there specialists are booked out thru December. I have to be able to work, I can't stay home any longer than September 8th! Please advise me!
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I do not see a physician, in fact not in last 5 yrs (for a broken wrist). Did have a broken tooth removed 2 months ago- was administered novocaine at the time of the 3hr visit but took nothing in the way of pain killers...not even aspirin. Constipation is nothing new to me but I can usually beat it without having to resort to a colonic
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