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Review: could Cinnamon cause Ibs (Irritable bowel syndrome)?
We study 45 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.
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Cinnamon (latest outcomes from 94 users) has active ingredients of cassia cinnamon. It is often used in hyperglycemia.
Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) (latest reports from 71,331 patients) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, depression, osteopenia, high blood pressure.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 44 people reported to have side effects when taking Cinnamon. Among them, 1 people (2.27%) has Ibs.
Time on Cinnamon when people have Ibs * :
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Severity of Ibs when taking Cinnamon ** :
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How people recovered from Ibs ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acid reflux (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 100.00%)
- Blood thinner (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 100.00%)
- Seasonal allergy (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 100.00%)
- Micardis hct (1 people, 100.00%)
- Nexium (1 people, 100.00%)
- Aspirin (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 weeks ago):
Took this over 15 years ago, have IBS could it still be causing me problems?
From this study (1 month ago):
I started taking Zyclara as a topical ointment on my back to treat Basil Cell Carcinoma Skin Cancer. It worked in removing the cancer. However, the process has been most difficult. It has been 8 months since I started the 6 week process, and I still am losing my hair, have severe diarhea, and the doctors can not find anything wrong with me. They found Candida in the beginning and treated that, they found some small ulcers in my small intestin. I have been cleared of Crohns, Celiac disease, just about everything you could think of. I am still fighting an uphill battle to stop the diarhea, hair loss, and stomach cramping. IBS is another thing I was diagnosed with after the candida cleared.
O&O on Jul, 25, 2014:
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From this study (2 months ago):
Noticed I started having dreams that were happening more often, and much wilder and more vivid than normal when I started taking the meclizine.
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