Echinacea and Bipolar disorder - from FDA reports


Bipolar disorder is reported only by a few people who take Echinacea. We study 962 people who have side effects while taking Echinacea from FDA. Among them, 4 have Bipolar disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Bipolar disorder and more.

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On Nov, 04, 2018

962 people reported to have side effects when taking Echinacea.
Among them, 4 people (0.42%) 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: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

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, 75.00%
  2. Multiple Allergies (allergy to multiple agents): 3 people, 75.00%
  3. Migraine (headache): 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Headache (pain in head): 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Depression: 3 people, 75.00%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zomig: 3 people, 75.00%
  2. Atrovent: 3 people, 75.00%
  3. Flonase: 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Keflex: 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Maxalt: 3 people, 75.00%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pain: 4 people, 100.00%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 100.00%
  3. Gallstones (stone formation by bile component): 3 people, 75.00%
  4. Pulmonary Infarction (death of a small area of lung): 3 people, 75.00%
  5. Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung): 3 people, 75.00%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



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