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Review: could Melatonin cause Arthritis - osteoarthritis?

We study 2,173 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Arthritis - osteoarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis - osteoarthritis and more.

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Melatonin

Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,627 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.

Arthritis - osteoarthritis

Arthritis - osteoarthritis (joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) (latest reports from 245,058 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.

On Aug, 14, 2014: 2,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 27 people (1.24%) have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis. They amount to 0.01% of all the 245,196 people who have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Arthritis - osteoarthritis in Melatonin reports

Time on Melatonin when people have Arthritis - osteoarthritis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arthritis - osteoarthritis0.000.000.000.000.000.000.00

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

FemaleMale
Arthritis - osteoarthritis79.17%20.83%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arthritis - osteoarthritis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.56%0.00%22.22%72.22%

Severity of Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Arthritis - osteoarthritis0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Arthritis - osteoarthritis ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Arthritis - osteoarthritis0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (7 people, 25.93%)
  2. Glaucoma (5 people, 18.52%)
  3. Hypersensitivity (5 people, 18.52%)
  4. Asthma (5 people, 18.52%)
  5. Abdominal discomfort (5 people, 18.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (11 people, 40.74%)
  2. Vitamin e (9 people, 33.33%)
  3. Aromasin (8 people, 29.63%)
  4. Femara (8 people, 29.63%)
  5. Ascorbic acid (8 people, 29.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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