Review: could Magnesium Sulfate cause Metallic Taste?


Metallic taste is found among people who take Magnesium Sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Prilosec, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 7,448 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.

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Magnesium Sulfate

Magnesium sulfate has active ingredients of magnesium sulfate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Magnesium sulfate 8,675 users)

Metallic Taste

Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, quit smoking (latest reports from 40,520 Metallic taste patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

7,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium Sulfate.
Among them, 33 people (0.44%) have Metallic Taste

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Magnesium sulfate cause Metallic taste?

Gender of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Magnesium Sulfate *:

  • female: 78.79 %
  • male: 21.21 %

Age of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Magnesium Sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 27.27%)
  • Insomnia (3 people, 9.09%)
  • Hypertension (3 people, 9.09%)
  • Plasma Cell Myeloma (2 people, 6.06%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (2 people, 6.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (14 people, 42.42%)
  • Lisinopril (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Flagyl (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Coumadin (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Ambien (13 people, 39.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (17 people, 51.52%)
  • Vomiting (15 people, 45.45%)
  • Diarrhoea (14 people, 42.42%)
  • Dyspnoea (13 people, 39.39%)
  • Dysphagia (13 people, 39.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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