Review: could Lysine cause Heartburn?
Summary: Heartburn could be caused by Lysine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Levaquin, and have Contraception.
We study 444 people who have side effects while taking Lysine from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn and more.
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Lysine (latest outcomes from 558 users) has active ingredients of lysine. It is often used in herpes labialis (oral herpes simplex).
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 43,922 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 444 people reported to have side effects when taking Lysine. Among them, 4 people (0.90%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.01% of all the 43,857 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.
Time on Lysine when people have Heartburn * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Lysine * :
Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Lysine * :
Severity of Heartburn when taking Lysine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Heartburn ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (2 people, 50.00%)
- Menstruation irregular (2 people, 50.00%)
- Premenstrual syndrome (2 people, 50.00%)
- Add (1 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (2 people, 50.00%)
- Vitamin d (2 people, 50.00%)
- L-lysine (2 people, 50.00%)
- Flagyl (2 people, 50.00%)
- Glucosamine hydrochloride (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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