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.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
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:
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.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
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)
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 10,603 Muscle cramps patients).
Browse all side effects of Garlica b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Muscle crampsMuscle cramps
Could your condition cause Muscle crampsMuscle cramps
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
Hi everyone, I need help! I am experiencing severe cramping in my legs, feet, calves and notes, along with major spasms. My legs are so tight and swollen as well (I also have swelling in my joints and muscles). I am taking Olanzapine and was wondering if anyone had experienced these symptoms? ...
I have started taking Desmopressin about 2 months ago. I started experiencing muscle cramps about 2 weeks later...in the strangest places, some of them being around my mouth, my rib areas & of course fingers/toes. Since I had the problem of dehydration before taking this drug & experienced ...
Have osteoporosis and cerebellar ataxia. Will stop alendronic acid in September. My ataxia causes leg cramps - in ham-strings. Qunine has beed suggested, perhaps by drinking a glass of tonic water daily.
I have been having pain and bad cramps in my groin legs and feet. I wear insoles that don't help and pain killers don't work. My doc is sending me for physio just wondering if anyone else is going through this
You may be interested in these reviews
I just found out I have high bp, started taking this drug a week ago, baby aspirin, also taking fresh garlic, is there any conflict? Shall I continue taking garlic or there will be trouble later on? Thanks!
Hi Ive just been put on folic acid for low folate levels i am 60 years old and im having abnominal cramps and muscle pain in the top of my right leg. If anyone can relate to this i would like to hear from you.x