Turmeric and Myalgia - from FDA reports


Myalgia is found among people who take Turmeric, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Vitamin D3, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Myalgia with Turmeric. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,052 people who have side effects when taking Turmeric from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 20, 2017

2,052 people reported to have side effects when taking Turmeric.
Among them, 40 people (1.95%) have Myalgia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Turmeric cause Myalgia?

Gender of people who have Myalgia when taking Turmeric *:

  • female: 70 %
  • male: 30 %

Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Turmeric *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.56 %
  • 40-49: 27.78 %
  • 50-59: 22.22 %
  • 60+: 44.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostatitis (5 people, 12.50%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (5 people, 12.50%)
  • Preventive Health Care (3 people, 7.50%)
  • High Blood Pressure (3 people, 7.50%)
  • Breast Cancer (3 people, 7.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D3 (13 people, 32.50%)
  • Fish Oil (12 people, 30.00%)
  • Vitamin C (11 people, 27.50%)
  • Coq10 (7 people, 17.50%)
  • Calcium (7 people, 17.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Joint Pain (20 people, 50.00%)
  • Fatigue (16 people, 40.00%)
  • Paraesthesia (10 people, 25.00%)
  • Pain In Extremity (10 people, 25.00%)
  • Back Pain (10 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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