Review: could Grapefruit cause Diarrhea?
Summary: Diarrhea is reported only by a few people who take Grapefruit.
We study 58 people who have side effects while taking Grapefruit from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Grapefruit has active ingredients of grapefruit. (latest outcomes from 86 Grapefruit users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,328 Diarrhea patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 58 people reported to have side effects when taking Grapefruit. Among them, 4 people (6.90%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Grapefruit when people have Diarrhea * :
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Grapefruit * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Grapefruit * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Grapefruit ** :
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthralgia (3 people, 75.00%)
- Joint swelling (3 people, 75.00%)
- Renal failure chronic (3 people, 75.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Grapefruit juice (3 people, 75.00%)
- Chelation therapy (3 people, 75.00%)
- Colchicine (3 people, 75.00%)
- Wellbutrin sr (2 people, 50.00%)
- Klonopin (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- If i am allergic to sulfa drugs may i take lomotil?
Imodium no longer has much affect on my diarrhea. Looking for something more.
- Hypothyroid and herbal supplements
hello, does anyone know if any/all of the above can be harmful if suffer from hypothyroidism?
All these are part of one weight loss supplement which I would look to try but I am concerned if there may be any adverse effects
- Is taking imodium a few days after taking aloe vera gel safe? (2 answers)
I have diarrhea from taking aloe Vera gel and I really need to get rid of it, I bought the aloe Vera gel on about Monday of this week. I have been having diarrhea from this aloe Vera gel since a day after I took it. I was wondering if it was safe to take Imodium for my diarrhea four days after i drank the aloe Vera gel.
- Can someone on warfarin take imodium?
I have diarrhea and would like to know if imodium interferes with coumadin which I take every day.? Thank you
- I have pouchitis.is there any cure for it.antibiotics do not help.is there any chance that imuran will help or something else?help please! (1 answer)
Since I was 16 years old I strugle with Ulcerative Colitis.Year and a half ago my colon was removed.So, now I have J-pouch and it seems that colon removement caused severe pouchitis.When I use antibiotics it seems that everything is good,but when i stop using them ,everything gets even worse.
I tried low dose of corticosteroides,colifoam but nothing seems to be working,so I am desperate.
Now for a two and a half months I have been using Imuran(Azathioprine).Can you tell is it going to help me, or should I try something else.
Please!Can somebody help me?
Thank you in advance.
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