Melatonin and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Sleep disorder. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,226 people who have side effects when taking Melatonin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 17, 2017
8,226 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin.
Among them, 485 people (5.9%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Melatonin when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 40 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Melatonin *:
- female: 68.08 %
- male: 31.92 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Melatonin *:
- 0-1: 0.25 %
- 2-9: 4.02 %
- 10-19: 3.52 %
- 20-29: 5.28 %
- 30-39: 6.53 %
- 40-49: 14.57 %
- 50-59: 21.11 %
- 60+: 44.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Sleep Disorder (46 people, 9.48%)
- Insomnia (43 people, 8.87%)
- High Blood Pressure (37 people, 7.63%)
- Pain (35 people, 7.22%)
- Depression (35 people, 7.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin D (61 people, 12.58%)
- Fish Oil (51 people, 10.52%)
- Vitamin B12 (45 people, 9.28%)
- Nexium (40 people, 8.25%)
- Synthroid (39 people, 8.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (156 people, 32.16%)
- Fatigue (124 people, 25.57%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (105 people, 21.65%)
- Pain (77 people, 15.88%)
- Headache (75 people, 15.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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