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Review: could Cinnamon cause Ibs (Irritable bowel syndrome)?





Summary: Ibs is reported only by a few people who take Cinnamon.

We study 50 people who have side effects while taking Cinnamon from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Ibs and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Cinnamon and have Ibs >>>

Cinnamon

Cinnamon has active ingredients of cassia cinnamon. It is often used in hyperglycemia. (latest outcomes from Cinnamon 99 users)

Ibs

Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, high blood pressure.(latest reports from Ibs 14,811 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 48 people reported to have side effects when taking Cinnamon. Among them, 1 people (2.08%) has Ibs.

Trend of Ibs in Cinnamon reports

Time on Cinnamon when people have Ibs * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Ibs0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Cinnamon * :

FemaleMale
Ibs0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Ibs when taking Cinnamon * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ibs0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Ibs when taking Cinnamon ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Ibs0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Ibs ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Ibs0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acid reflux (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hypertension (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Blood thinner (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. High blood cholesterol (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Seasonal allergy (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amlodipine (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Micardis hct (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Nexium (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Has anyone had lasting anxiety from taking linzess?
    (Asked by a 61 year old man who has IBS, and takes Linzess)
    Felt slight edginess and nervousness occurred while taking Linzess for 3 weeks (145mcg). I stopped taking it a month ago due this side effect, but upon discontinuation, the slight edginess turned into severe anxiety which is now causing high blood pressure. Has anyone experienced this?
  • My mom is 88. she takes lexapro in the evening. she wakes up hallucinating. it's starting to get to her. what should i try for her?
    (Asked by a 88 year old woman who has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Dementia (controlled), and takes Multivitamin, Lipitor, Claritin, Allopurinol, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Namenda Xr, Aricept, Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Bystolic, Lexapro)
    My mom has been taking Lexapro for about 2 1/2 to 3 months. She was taking it in the morning and her therapist felt it was making her drowsy. I began giving it to her before bed, and I believe that is when she started waking up during the night with hallucinations. I'm not sure if they are vivid ...
  • Is it possible to receive medical marijuana if you have spina bifida and controllable ibs?
    (Asked by a 18 year old boy who has IBS, Spina Bifida )
    i need help figuring out the best pain relieving drug for my conditions. please respond if any information
  • Doe taking apple cidar vinegar trigger g6pd (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 26 year old man who has Groin Pain, Bone And Joint Pain, and takes Purified Honey, Cinnamon, Apple Cider Vinegar)
    We're looking for natural ways to cure the symptoms, and affects of having g6pd. any facts would be helpful. We need to know if these natural remedies will trigger the disease, or improve the condition
  • Is it my thyroid or am i mentally ill? diagnosed w/ hashimoto's thyroiditis but untreated - chronic pain unmanaged also (2 answers)
    (Asked by a 54 year old woman who has Spondylosis, Autoimmune Disorder, Asthma Late Onset, Migraine, Degenerative Joint Disease, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Facet Joint Syndrome, Sacroiliitis, Diverticulosis, PTSD, IBS, Traumatic Brain Injury, Pelvic Congestion, Fibromyalgia, Interstitial Cystitis (IC), Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and takes Albuterol Sulfate, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Maxalt, Oxycodone And Acetaminophen, Oxycontin, Alvesco, Levothyroxine Thyroid)
    I moved to OR from HI and brought all my records, signed releases, and had many diagnoses, all but the thyroid, was being treated and long-term. I also took Oxycontin & Oxycodone for severe chronic pain from bilateral SI joint fusion (right screw protrudes & leg also becomes numb and weak with acti ...

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