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Review: could Turmeric cause Myalgia (Muscle aches)?





Summary: Myalgia is reported only by a few people who take Turmeric.

We study 142 people who have side effects while taking Turmeric from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia and more.

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Turmeric

Turmeric has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Turmeric 175 users)

Myalgia

Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Myalgia 73,413 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 141 people reported to have side effects when taking Turmeric. Among them, 4 people (2.84%) have Myalgia.

Trend of Myalgia in Turmeric reports

Time on Turmeric when people have Myalgia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Myalgia50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Myalgia when taking Turmeric * :

FemaleMale
Myalgia100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Turmeric * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%

Severity of Myalgia when taking Turmeric ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Myalgia50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Myalgia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Myalgia0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Healthy living (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Hypertension (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Pain (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Stress (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Prophylaxis (1 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Cinnamon (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Aspirin (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Papaya pineapple enzymes (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Magnesium aspartate (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Kelp (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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