Review: could Ginger cause Palpitations?


Palpitations is reported only by a few people who take Ginger. We study 200 people who have side effects while taking Ginger from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>


Ginger has active ingredients of ginger. (latest outcomes from Ginger 632 users)


Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 75,197 Palpitations patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

200 people reported to have side effects when taking Ginger.
Among them, 1 person (0.5%) has Palpitations

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ginger cause Palpitations?

Gender of people who have Palpitations when taking Ginger *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Bone Disorder (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin B Complex (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Sucrafate (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Melatonin (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Megestrol (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Gleevec (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Swelling (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Asthenia (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Arthralgia (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Abdominal Pain Upper (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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 Palpitations when taking Ginger?

Browse all side effects of Ginger

a 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 Palpitations


Could your condition cause Palpitations


Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Ginger, Palpitations

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Ginger, Palpitations

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.