Cinnamon and Antidepressant therapy - from FDA reports

Antidepressant therapy is found among people who take Cinnamon, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vitamin C, and have Multiple sclerosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,172 people who have side effects when taking Cinnamon from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 17, 2018

2,172 people reported to have side effects when taking Cinnamon.
Among them, 66 people (3.04%) have Antidepressant therapy

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cinnamon cause Antidepressant therapy?

Time on Cinnamon when people have Antidepressant therapy *:

Gender of people who have Antidepressant therapy when taking Cinnamon *:

  • female: 68.75 %
  • male: 31.25 %

Age of people who have Antidepressant therapy when taking Cinnamon *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 14 people, 21.21%
  2. Back Pain: 8 people, 12.12%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 7 people, 10.61%
  4. Type 2 Diabetes: 7 people, 10.61%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 6 people, 9.09%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Vitamin C: 22 people, 33.33%
  2. Vitamin D3: 20 people, 30.30%
  3. Fish Oil: 17 people, 25.76%
  4. Metformin: 16 people, 24.24%
  5. Vitamin B12: 12 people, 18.18%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 21 people, 31.82%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 15 people, 22.73%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 14 people, 21.21%
  4. Pain: 13 people, 19.70%
  5. Memory Loss: 12 people, 18.18%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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