Milk thistle and Kidney stones - from FDA reports
Kidney stones is found among people who take Milk Thistle, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Colace, and have High blood pressure . We study 1,308 people who have side effects while taking Milk thistle from FDA. Among them, 9 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones and more.
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On Feb, 01, 2017
1,308 people reported to have side effects when taking Milk Thistle.
Among them, 9 people (0.69%) have Kidney Stones
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Milk Thistle *:
- female: 12.5 %
- male: 87.5 %
Age of people who have Kidney Stones when taking Milk Thistle *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 25 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 25 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 44.44%)
- Sleep Disorder (3 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (3 people, 33.33%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (3 people, 33.33%)
- Mineral Supplementation (3 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zestril (3 people, 33.33%)
- Oxycodone (3 people, 33.33%)
- Multivitamin (3 people, 33.33%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 33.33%)
- Colace (3 people, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fall (4 people, 44.44%)
- Wrist Fracture (3 people, 33.33%)
- Osteomyelitis (3 people, 33.33%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (3 people, 33.33%)
- Anaemia (3 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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