Garlic and Diarrhea - from FDA reports


Diarrhea is found among people who take Garlic, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Garlic. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,351 people who have side effects when taking Garlic from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 17, 2017

1,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Garlic.
Among them, 50 people (3.7%) have Diarrhea

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Garlic cause Diarrhea?

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Garlic *:

  • female: 56.25 %
  • male: 43.75 %

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Garlic *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.44 %
  • 30-39: 12.2 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 24.39 %
  • 60+: 60.98 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (5 people, 10.00%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (4 people, 8.00%)
  • Preventive Health Care (2 people, 4.00%)
  • Low Density Lipoprotein Increased (2 people, 4.00%)
  • Ill-Defined Disorder (2 people, 4.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (12 people, 24.00%)
  • Fish Oil (11 people, 22.00%)
  • Lisinopril (10 people, 20.00%)
  • Folic Acid (10 people, 20.00%)
  • Vitamin C (9 people, 18.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Abdominal Pain Upper (12 people, 24.00%)
  • Nausea (11 people, 22.00%)
  • Chest Pain (9 people, 18.00%)
  • Weakness (8 people, 16.00%)
  • Dizziness (8 people, 16.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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