Review: could Garcinia cambogia cause Loose bowel movements?
Summary: Loose bowel movements could be caused by Garcinia cambogia, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Rebif, and have Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.
We study 80 people who have side effects while taking Garcinia cambogia from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Loose bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose bowel movements and more.
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On Apr, 14, 2014: 80 people reported to have side effects when taking Garcinia cambogia. Among them, 2 people (2.50%) have Loose Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,098,111 people who have Loose Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.
Time on Garcinia cambogia when people have Loose bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose bowel movements||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Garcinia cambogia * :
|Loose bowel movements||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Garcinia cambogia * :
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Loose bowel movements when taking Garcinia cambogia ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loose bowel movements ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rebif (1 people, 50.00%)
- Acetaminophen (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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