A study conducted at Copenhagen University – this is a layman’s report on Cinnamon and is not intended to replace discussions with a health care provider. Using large amounts of cinnamon can produce acute cinnamon toxicity resulting in facial flushing, which can be useful in reducing pain and inflammation associated with arthritis.
Which could be beneficial, lately I have seen a change in my short term memory. As with any herb, natural health supplements sometimes have unexpected side effects or interactions with medication that can lead to adverse reactions that are sometimes life threatening. Clotting effect in the blood, please note that all addresses are held confidential. Memory loss comes as a surprise to many people, cinnamon may affect blood sugar and might interfere with blood sugar control during and after surgery.
This is a layman’s report on memory loss and is not intended to replace discussions with a health care provider. 2 Teaspoon cinnamon in one cup water.
4 teaspoon cinnamon powder daily for 3 days. Thanks and what do I need to do about it. Use the form below to add a side effect not listed or comments about cinnamon.
I had, ll years ago, an intra-colon transplant and my stomach removed. I have been taking Lithium 1200 mg.
Labs all in normal limits. Our list is composed only of those drugs that the manufacturers acknowledge can cause memory loss. It is also thought to have anti-aging properties. I have lost a great amount of the knowledge and memories that I previously had!
The cinnamaldehyde in cinnamon helps prevent unwanted clumping of blood platelets. Cinnamon is a natural diuretic and contributes to urinary discharge. Putting together this list was difficult because drug companies do not seem to have a standard way of describing memory loss. Also make an effort to think positively about memory loss.
Klonopin 2mg daily for 6 years. A study conducted at Copenhagen University, where patients were given half a teaspoon of cinnamon powder combined with one tablespoon of honey every morning had significant relief after one week and could walk without pain within a month.
Herbal remedies for common ailments. It helps in removing nervous tension and memory loss. Both have been taken for over a year.
It is often referred to as a digestive tonic. Cinnamon has also been found to helpful for flu, influenza, sore throat and congestion.
Please note that all addresses are held confidential. Cinnamon has a mild anti-clotting effect in the blood, which could be beneficial, but it is conceivable that too much could cause bleeding problems, especially when combined with medications that “thin the blood” such as aspirin, warfarin, and others.
Using large amounts of cinnamon can produce acute cinnamon toxicity resulting in facial flushing, shortness of breath, tachycardia, dizziness, and abdominal pain. The worst thing you can do about memory loss is to worry about it because stress just makes it worse. If you find this page useful share it with others.
Cinnamon has traditionally been used to treat toothache and fight bad breath. You might find that reading the same book or watching the same movie provides the same pleasure all over again as a new experience. Do you have any idea what I can do to stop this loss–which is getting worse. Under normal circumstances they can make the blood flow inadequate if they clump together too much.
Small pieces of cinnamon can be chewed or gargled with cinnamon water which serves as a good mouth freshener. I can’t always seem to say what I am thinking.
Could all of this cause memory loss or any part of it. Make paste of powder cinnamon and honey and use as a jam, take regularly for breakfast. Stay on the safe side and avoid use. I can exercise and try to eat right but I want to nibble constantly and have never had this problem before.
Always consult your doctor before taking any drug and follow your doctor’s directions. It sounds like you need to talk with your doctor about this.
2 tablet for pain if needed after eating. I’ll be sad to stop it but it’s not worth the money of the MD appts, weight gain etc. Taking large amounts of cinnamon along with medications that might also harm the liver might increase the risk of liver damage.
With all of the negative side effects that I’ve described, Lithium has made me a normal calm person for the first time that I can remember. It is refered to it as recall, anterograde amnesia, memory loss or simply forgetfullness. People who have cancer that is affected by hormone levels like breast cancer should not take cinnamon supplements.
Cinnamon may affect blood sugar and might interfere with blood sugar control during and after surgery. This blood circulation helps significantly in removing pain. I notice that Neurontin is not included on your list of drugs that cause memory loss. Use the form below to add your review, feedback or suggestions that may help others.
Hello, I took injections of copaxone daily for about 2 and a half months. Herbal Remedies have Side effects too.
Do not use the information on this forum as a substitute for your doctor’s advice. Could you tell me what is going on?
The one thing I could control in my life was my weight and now that’s not possible. I also take Klonopin 3. All the drugs below cause some degree of memory loss. If you are taking prescription drugs, check for interactions here.
Considerable anecdotal evidence exists to suggest that cinnamon may have the ability to tone and constrict tissues in the body. Subj: Is memory loss permanent? It has worked for over a year now. Lithium tends to make one forgetful and especially word finding.
What’s really bad is that I found out taking the copaxone for no reason, I was misdiagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis! It also removes acidity, diarrhea and morning sickness. Cinnamon boosts the activity of the brain and hence acts as a good brain tonic. Also on Metforin for mild diabetes.
The weight increase is also a deterrent. Applied to the skin, cinnamon can cause redness and irritation.
Is this a normal reaction from copaxone. I have short term memory loss and have been taking Statin drugs for many years. I take it to help me sleep, have an occasional anxiety attack. An ingredient in some cinnamon products, coumarin, may be toxic, particularly in people with liver problems.
Where possible we have noted the actual percentage of users who experience memory loss with each drug. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction. Cinnamon can also help to remove bile, which prevents damage to colon cells. Learn more about using herbs for pain.
To Lower Cholesterol: Mix 2 tablespoons honey and 3 teaspoons of cinnamon powder with 16 oz. It is very helpful in removing gas from the stomach and intestines. The tremors come and go despite when the medication is taken and how much.
Department of Agriculture in Maryland showed that cinnamon reduced the proliferation of leukemia and lymphoma cancer cells. 5 xanax a day and have 2 175ml glasses of red wine a night. Cinnamon should be added to most recipes.
Uses, side effects and warnings about cinnamon covering contraindications, diabetes, blood thinners, hepatotoxic drugs, breast cancer, and surgery. Sounds bad but just being honest. Natural health supplements sometimes have unexpected side effects or interactions with medication that can lead to adverse reactions that are sometimes life threatening. 5mg at night for getting to sleep and to keep me from grinding my teeth.
Cinnamon contains anti-inflammatory compounds, which can be useful in reducing pain and inflammation associated with arthritis. I have been experiencing short term memory loss for 4 or 5 months now. Klonopin users experience memory loss.
Cinnamon has been found useful for providing relief from menstrual cramping and other feminine discomforts. Good blood circulation also ensures oxygen supply to the body cells leading to higher metabolic activity.
Will this have long term effects referring to my memory? Headache due to the exposure to cold wind is readily cured by applying a thin paste of powdered cinnamon mixed in water on the temples and forehead. It is believed that the calcium and fiber present in cinnamon provides protection against heart diseases and heart related disorders.
Also, I have trouble putting thoughts and words together. In their latest paper, published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Anderson et al. In other words do they cause ‘brain damage’ or is it just an ‘affect’ of the drugs and will improve when the drug is discontinued? Subj: What is going on?
I have some short-term memory loss but have learned to make good use of daily reminder notes. I am 56 and bipolar. If you have to, make a list of your concerns to talk over with the doctor.
Cinnamon is used as a home remedy for common and severe colds. My memory got real bad and 6 months later it is still not back to normal.
Other side effects may also occur when using cinnamon. The Complete German Commission E Monographs: Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines, American Botanical Council, and those who are concerned about side effects and healthcare.