Review: could Turmeric cause Blood pressure - high?
Summary: Blood pressure - high could be caused by Turmeric, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Synthroid, and have High blood pressure.
We study 136 people who have side effects while taking Turmeric from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Blood pressure - high. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood pressure - high and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 137 people reported to have side effects when taking Turmeric. Among them, 7 people (5.11%) have Blood Pressure - High. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,140,923 people who have Blood Pressure - High on eHealthMe.
Time on Turmeric when people have Blood pressure - high * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood pressure - high||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Blood pressure - high when taking Turmeric * :
|Blood pressure - high||71.43%||28.57% |
Age of people who have Blood pressure - high when taking Turmeric * :
|Blood pressure - high||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||57.14%||42.86% |
Severity of Blood pressure - high when taking Turmeric ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood pressure - high||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood pressure - high ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Blood pressure - high||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood pressure (2 people, 28.57%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 28.57%)
- Blood thinner (1 people, 14.29%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 14.29%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Synthroid (3 people, 42.86%)
- Lamotrigine (2 people, 28.57%)
- Novolog (2 people, 28.57%)
- Simvastatin (2 people, 28.57%)
- Aspirin (2 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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