Review: could Melatonin cause Arthritis - osteoarthritis?
We study 2,159 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 (latest outcomes from 2,611 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 244,952 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 2,158 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 27 people (1.25%) have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis. They amount to 0.01% of all the 244,755 people who have Arthritis - Osteoarthritis on eHealthMe.
Time on Melatonin when people have Arthritis - osteoarthritis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.00 |
Gender of people who have Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin * :
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||79.17%||20.83% |
Age of people who have Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin * :
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||0.00%||22.22%||72.22% |
Severity of Arthritis - osteoarthritis when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Arthritis - osteoarthritis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Arthritis - osteoarthritis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 25.93%)
- Glaucoma (5 people, 18.52%)
- Hypersensitivity (5 people, 18.52%)
- Asthma (5 people, 18.52%)
- Abdominal discomfort (5 people, 18.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (11 people, 40.74%)
- Vitamin e (9 people, 33.33%)
- Aromasin (8 people, 29.63%)
- Femara (8 people, 29.63%)
- Ascorbic acid (8 people, 29.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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