Review: could Melatonin cause Arthritis - Osteoarthritis?


Summary

Arthritis - osteoarthritis is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 7,868 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Arthritis - osteoarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis - osteoarthritis and more.

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Melatonin

Melatonin has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Melatonin 8,402 users)

Arthritis - Osteoarthritis

Arthritis - osteoarthritis (joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, joint pain, stroke, chest pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 46,411 Arthritis - osteoarthritis patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

7,868 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 48 people (0.61%) have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Melatonin cause Arthritis - osteoarthritis?

Gender of people who have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin *:

  • female: 88.64 %
  • male: 11.36 %

Age of people who have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 6.06 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.03 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 27.27 %
  • 60+: 63.64 %

Severity if Arthritis - Osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Arthritis - Osteoarthritis **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (10 people, 20.83%)
  • Osteoporosis (9 people, 18.75%)
  • Metastases To Bone (8 people, 16.67%)
  • Asthma (6 people, 12.50%)
  • Abdominal Discomfort (6 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (15 people, 31.25%)
  • Cymbalta (14 people, 29.17%)
  • Ambien (14 people, 29.17%)
  • Nexium (13 people, 27.08%)
  • Aromasin (13 people, 27.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (28 people, 58.33%)
  • Back Pain (22 people, 45.83%)
  • Headache (19 people, 39.58%)
  • Hypertension (18 people, 37.50%)
  • Anxiety (17 people, 35.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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