Review: could Curcumin cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 62 people who take Curcumin. Among them, 2 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Curcumin (latest outcomes from 101 users) has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Curcumin include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, dizziness, dizziness aggravated, headache.
Constipation (latest reports from 493,853 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 55 people reported to have side effects when taking Curcumin. Among them, 2 people (3.64%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 490,556 people who have Constipation.
Time on Curcumin when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Curcumin * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Curcumin * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Curcumin ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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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 * :
- Zolpidem tartrate (1 people, 50.00%)
- Cotrim (1 people, 50.00%)
- Diclofenac (1 people, 50.00%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 50.00%)
- Rosuvastatin calcium (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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