Cinnamon and Cough - from FDA reports


Cough is found among people who take Cinnamon, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Calcium, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Cough with Cinnamon. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,741 people who have side effects when taking Cinnamon from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 21, 2017

1,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Cinnamon.
Among them, 32 people (1.84%) have Cough

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cinnamon cause Cough?

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Cinnamon *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Cough when taking Cinnamon *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 16 %
  • 60+: 84 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 12.50%)
  • Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinaemia (3 people, 9.38%)
  • Osteoarthritis (3 people, 9.38%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (3 people, 9.38%)
  • High Blood Pressure (3 people, 9.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D3 (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Calcium (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Vitamin C (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Metformin (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Fish Oil (7 people, 21.88%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Pain (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Headache (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Fatigue (6 people, 18.75%)
  • Pain In Extremity (5 people, 15.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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