Review: could Excedrin cause Gluten Intolerance?


Gluten intolerance is reported only by a few people who take Excedrin. We study 6,716 people who have side effects while taking Excedrin from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Gluten intolerance. Find out below who they are, when they have Gluten intolerance and more.

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Excedrin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; aspirin; caffeine. It is often used in headache. (latest outcomes from Excedrin 8,450 users)

Gluten Intolerance

Gluten intolerance (spectrum of disorders, including celiac disease and wheat allergy) has been reported by people with abdominal pain lower, swelling, fatigue, anaemia, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 2,912 Gluten intolerance patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

6,716 people reported to have side effects when taking Excedrin.
Among them, 5 people (0.07%) have Gluten Intolerance

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Excedrin cause Gluten intolerance?

Time on Excedrin when people have Gluten Intolerance *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gluten Intolerance when taking Excedrin *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Gluten Intolerance when taking Excedrin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 25 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 50 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Migraine (2 people)
  • Pain (1 person)
  • Osteoporosis (1 person)
  • Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Trazodone (1 person)
  • Naprelan (1 person)
  • Forteo (1 person)
  • Detrol (1 person)
  • Clarinex (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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