Review: could Curcumin cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation could be caused by Curcumin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Rosuvastatin calcium, and have Depression.
We study 63 people who have side effects while taking Curcumin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
On Apr, 8, 2014: 62 people reported to have side effects when taking Curcumin. Among them, 2 people (3.23%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 505,409 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Curcumin when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Curcumin * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Curcumin * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Curcumin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 50.00%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 50.00%)
- Hashimoto's thyroiditis (1 people, 50.00%)
- Gerd (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rosuvastatin calcium (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole+sodiumbicar (1 people, 50.00%)
- Fioricet (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)
- Zolpidem tartrate (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have usually been very regular. Since starting the Losartan with the Clopidogrel and Pantoprazole I have constipation. Previous to the Pantoprazole I took Nexium for the past 10 years with no constipation or other problems.
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