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 Multivitamin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Kidney stones with Milk thistle. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,595 people who have side effects when taking Milk thistle from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 21, 2017

1,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Milk thistle.
Among them, 12 people (0.75%) have Kidney stones

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Could Milk thistle cause Kidney stones?

Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Milk thistle *:

  • female: 18.18 %
  • male: 81.82 %

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: 18.18 %
  • 40-49: 18.18 %
  • 50-59: 27.27 %
  • 60+: 36.36 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Thyroid Diseases (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Sleep Disorder (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Pain (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Affective Disorder (3 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Multivitamin (6 people, 50.00%)
  • Zestril (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Oxycodone (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Cymbalta (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Colace (3 people, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Fall (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Psoriasis (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Haematochezia (3 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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