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Review: Phytosterol side effects

In this review, we analyze Phytosterol side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Phytosterol. The review is based on 7 people who have side effects while taking Phytosterol from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What is Phytosterol

Phytosterol (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of beta - sitosterol.

It can also be called: Beta - Sitosterol, Stigmasterol, Angelicin, B-sitosterol 3-B-D-glucoside, B-sitosterolin, Beta Sitosterin, Beta Sitosterol, Beta-sitosterol Glucoside, Beta-sitosterol Glycoside, Campesterol, Cinchol, Cupreol, Phytosterol Esters, Phytosterols, Plant Sterol Esters, Plant Sterolins, Plant Sterols, Quebrachol, Rhamnol, Sitosterin, Sitosterol, Sitosterolins, Sterinol, Sterolins, Vegetable Oil Sterol Esters, 3-beta-stigmast-5-en-3-ol, 22-23-dihydrostigmasterol, 24-beta-ethyl-delta-5-cholesten-3beta-ol, 24-ethyl-cholesterol.

On Aug, 26, 2014: 7 people who reported to have side effects when taking Phytosterol are studied

 outcomes

Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/an/an/an/aDehydrationn/aOsteoporosisHeat Rash
Rash Papular
Pruritus
Rash Macular
Rash
Blood Test Abnormal
Coagulopathy
Nightmare

Most common side effects by gender * :

FemaleMale
CoagulopathyHeat Rash
Blood Test AbnormalRash Papular
NightmarePruritus
Rash Macular
Rash
Osteoporosis
Dehydration

Most common side effects by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/an/an/aDehydrationRash Macular
Heat Rash
Rash Papular
Pruritus
Rash
Coagulopathy
Osteoporosis
Blood Test Abnormal
Nightmare

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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