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Review: could Melatonin cause Joint inflammation (Arthritis)?
Summary: Joint inflammation is found among people who take Melatonin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 2,189 people who have side effects while taking Melatonin from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Joint inflammation. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint inflammation and more.
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Melatonin (latest outcomes from 2,653 users) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
Joint inflammation (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints) (latest reports from 211,045 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 2,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Melatonin. Among them, 16 people (0.73%) have Joint Inflammation.
Time on Melatonin when people have Joint inflammation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint inflammation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||75.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint inflammation when taking Melatonin * :
|Joint inflammation||86.67%||13.33% |
Age of people who have Joint inflammation when taking Melatonin * :
|Joint inflammation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||23.08%||15.38%||53.85% |
Severity of Joint inflammation when taking Melatonin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Joint inflammation||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Joint inflammation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Joint inflammation||0.00%||25.00%||75.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (5 people, 31.25%)
- Pain (4 people, 25.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (4 people, 25.00%)
- Sleep aid (3 people, 18.75%)
- Metabolism (3 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (7 people, 43.75%)
- Benadryl (4 people, 25.00%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 18.75%)
- Lortab (3 people, 18.75%)
- Ascorbic acid (3 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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