Echinacea and Bipolar disorder - from FDA reports

Bipolar disorder is reported only by a few people who take Echinacea. We study 779 people who have side effects while taking Echinacea from FDA. Among them, 3 have Bipolar disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Bipolar disorder and more.

On Jul, 21, 2018

779 people reported to have side effects when taking Echinacea.
Among them, 3 people (0.39%) have Bipolar disorder

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Echinacea cause Bipolar disorder?

Gender of people who have Bipolar disorder when taking Echinacea *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Bipolar disorder when taking Echinacea *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 100 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Premenstrual Syndrome: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Multiple Allergies (allergy to multiple agents): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Migraine (headache): 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Headache (pain in head): 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Depression: 3 people, 100.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zomig: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Keflex: 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Acidophilus: 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Atrovent: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Claritin: 3 people, 100.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 100.00%
  2. Pulmonary Infarction (death of a small area of lung): 3 people, 100.00%
  3. Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung): 3 people, 100.00%
  4. Psychological Trauma: 3 people, 100.00%
  5. Pain: 3 people, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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