Who have Dry mouth with Turmeric - from FDA reports


Dry mouth is found among people who take Turmeric, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Fish Oil, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,943 people who have side effects when taking Turmeric from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 10, 2019

3,943 people reported to have side effects when taking Turmeric.
Among them, 52 people (1.32%) have Dry mouth


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Turmeric cause Dry mouth?

Time on Turmeric when people have Dry mouth *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 100 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dry mouth when taking Turmeric *:

  • female: 64.71 %
  • male: 35.29 %

Age of people who have Dry mouth when taking Turmeric *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 2.56 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 28.21 %
  • 60+: 61.54 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Pain: 5 people, 9.62%
  2. Prostate Cancer: 4 people, 7.69%
  3. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 4 people, 7.69%
  4. Preventive Health Care: 4 people, 7.69%
  5. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many lymphocytes (a type of white blood cell)): 3 people, 5.77%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 5.77%
  7. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 3 people, 5.77%
  8. Seasonal Allergy (allergic condition due to certain season): 3 people, 5.77%
  9. Rhinorrhea (watery mucus discharge from the nose): 3 people, 5.77%
  10. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 3 people, 5.77%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Fish Oil: 18 people, 34.62%
  2. Vitamin D3: 13 people, 25.00%
  3. Calcium: 13 people, 25.00%
  4. Vitamin D: 11 people, 21.15%
  5. Norco: 9 people, 17.31%
  6. Eliquis: 8 people, 15.38%
  7. Xtandi: 8 people, 15.38%
  8. Vitamin C: 8 people, 15.38%
  9. Vitamin B12: 7 people, 13.46%
  10. Singulair: 6 people, 11.54%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 16 people, 30.77%
  2. Constipation: 10 people, 19.23%
  3. Weight Decreased: 9 people, 17.31%
  4. Dry Skin: 8 people, 15.38%
  5. Appetite - Decreased (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat): 8 people, 15.38%
  6. Headache (pain in head): 8 people, 15.38%
  7. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 8 people, 15.38%
  8. Diarrhea: 8 people, 15.38%
  9. Dry Eyes (lack of adequate tears): 8 people, 15.38%
  10. Peripheral Swelling: 7 people, 13.46%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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