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Review: could Garlic cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Garlic, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Ascorbic acid, and have High blood cholesterol.

We study 1,199 people who have side effects while taking Garlic from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.

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Garlic

Garlic has active ingredients of allium sativum. It is often used in blood pressure management. (latest outcomes from 1,271 Garlic users)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,328 Diarrhea patients)

On Feb, 5, 2015: 1,198 people reported to have side effects when taking Garlic. Among them, 26 people (2.17%) have Diarrhea.

Trend of Diarrhea in Garlic reports

Time on Garlic when people have Diarrhea * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Garlic * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea42.31%57.69%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Garlic * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%4.17%8.33%29.17%58.33%

Severity of Diarrhea when taking Garlic ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Blood cholesterol increased (7 people, 26.92%)
  2. Weight loss diet (5 people, 19.23%)
  3. Pain (4 people, 15.38%)
  4. Low density lipoprotein increased (2 people, 7.69%)
  5. Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 7.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ascorbic acid (12 people, 46.15%)
  2. Aspirin (9 people, 34.62%)
  3. Multi-vitamin (8 people, 30.77%)
  4. Fish oil (7 people, 26.92%)
  5. Lipitor (7 people, 26.92%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have also been diagnosed with a duodenal diverticulum. This is the third or fourth time this cycle of oral flatulence, severe abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, and severe diarrhea have happened in a 3 year period. The symptoms come on with about a 30 minute window from warning to debilitating symptoms. At least one doctor diagnosed me with a ventral hernia that was obstructing digestion, however surgery to repair the hernia has not relieved the symptoms..

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