Turmeric and Kidney infection - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Kidney infection is found among people who take Turmeric, especially for people who are female, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Turmeric and have Kidney infection. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 11,310 people who have side effects when taking Turmeric from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Aug, 12, 2022

11,310 people reported to have side effects when taking Turmeric.
Among them, 19 people (0.17%) have Kidney infection.

What is Turmeric?

Turmeric has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in inflammation. eHealthMe is studying from 9,772 Turmeric users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Kidney infection?

Kidney infection is found to be associated with 1,380 drugs and 921 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Turmeric and Kidney infection reports submitted per year:

Could Turmeric cause Kidney infection?

Gender of people who have Kidney infection when taking Turmeric *:

  • female: 94.44 %
  • male: 5.56 %

Age of people who have Kidney infection when taking Turmeric *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 5.88 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 29.41 %
  • 50-59: 23.53 %
  • 60+: 41.18 %

Common drugs people take besides Turmeric *:

  1. Calcium: 6 people, 31.58%
  2. Humira: 4 people, 21.05%
  3. Lyrica: 4 people, 21.05%
  4. Flonase: 4 people, 21.05%
  5. Vitamin D3: 4 people, 21.05%
  6. Vitamin D: 4 people, 21.05%
  7. Vitamin C: 4 people, 21.05%
  8. Armour Thyroid: 3 people, 15.79%
  9. Ibrance: 3 people, 15.79%
  10. Melatonin: 3 people, 15.79%

Common side effects people have besides Kidney infection *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 5 people, 26.32%
  2. Urinary Tract Infection: 5 people, 26.32%
  3. Pain In Extremity: 4 people, 21.05%
  4. Dizziness: 4 people, 21.05%
  5. Fever: 4 people, 21.05%
  6. White Blood Cell Count Decreased: 3 people, 15.79%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 3 people, 15.79%
  8. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 3 people, 15.79%
  9. Stomatitis (inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth): 3 people, 15.79%
  10. Stress And Anxiety: 3 people, 15.79%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Depression: 5 people, 26.32%
  2. Diabetes: 3 people, 15.79%
  3. High Blood Cholesterol: 3 people, 15.79%
  4. High Blood Pressure: 3 people, 15.79%
  5. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 3 people, 15.79%
  6. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 2 people, 10.53%
  7. Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction): 2 people, 10.53%
  8. Breast Cancer: 2 people, 10.53%
  9. Breathing Difficulty: 2 people, 10.53%
  10. Urinary Tract Infection: 2 people, 10.53%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Turmeric and have Kidney infection?

Check whether Kidney infection is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on turmeric (the active ingredients of Turmeric) and Turmeric (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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