Cinnamon and Ibs - from FDA reports


Ibs is reported only by a few people who take Cinnamon. We study 1,741 people who have side effects while taking Cinnamon from FDA. Among them, 4 have Ibs. Find out below who they are, when they have Ibs and more.

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On Nov, 23, 2017

1,741 people reported to have side effects when taking Cinnamon.
Among them, 4 people (0.23%) have Ibs

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cinnamon cause Ibs?

Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Cinnamon *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Ibs 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: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type Iia Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Pain (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Hepatic Enzyme Increased (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Blood Potassium Decreased (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamins (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Metformin (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Juxtapid (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Fish Oil (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Armour Thyroid (2 people, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (3 people, 75.00%)
  • Pain (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Headache (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Fall (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Abdominal Pain Upper (2 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Cinnamon has active ingredients of cassia cinnamon. It is often used in hyperglycemia. (latest outcomes from Cinnamon 1,852 users)


Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 25,212 Ibs patients).

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