Garlic and Muscle cramps - from FDA reports


Muscle cramps is found among people who take Garlic, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Vitamin E, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Muscle cramps with Garlic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,352 people who have side effects when taking Garlic from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 15, 2017

1,352 people reported to have side effects when taking Garlic.
Among them, 13 people (0.96%) have Muscle Cramps

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Garlic cause Muscle cramps?

Gender of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Garlic *:

  • female: 53.85 %
  • male: 46.15 %

Age of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Garlic *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 38.46 %
  • 50-59: 15.38 %
  • 60+: 46.15 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (1 person, 7.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin E (11 people, 84.62%)
  • Niaspan (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Lipitor (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Vitamin C (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Premarin (3 people, 23.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Joint Pain (6 people, 46.15%)
  • Chest Pain (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Fatigue (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Constipation (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Abdominal Pain Upper (3 people, 23.08%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Muscle cramps when taking Garlic?


Garlic has active ingredients of allium sativum. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Garlic 1,488 users)

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