eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Vitamin b12 deficiency cause Flushing?

We study 697 people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Flushing (Skin blushing/flushing). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency and Flushing >>>

Vitamin b12 deficiency

Vitamin b12 deficiency (latest reports from 13,894 patients) is typically treated by Vitamin B12, Cyanocobalamin, B12.

Flushing

Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin) (latest reports from 377,152 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia.

On Jul, 18, 2014: 697 people who have vitamin b12 deficiency are studied. Among them, 5 (0.72%) have Flushing. They amount to 0.00% of all the 376,887 people who have Flushing on eHealthMe.

Trend of Flushing in vitamin b12 deficiency reports

Gender of people who have vitamin b12 deficiency and experienced Flushing * :

FemaleMale
Flushing50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have vitamin b12 deficiency and experienced Flushing * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Flushing0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%66.67%66.67%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Joint swelling (1 people, 20.00%)
  2. Ankylosing spondylitis (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Diarrhoea (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Crohn's disease (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Hormone replacement therapy (1 people, 20.00%)
  6. Low density lipoprotein increased (1 people, 20.00%)
  7. High density lipoprotein decreased (1 people, 20.00%)
  8. Pain (1 people, 20.00%)
  9. Vitamin supplementation (1 people, 20.00%)
  10. Hypertension (1 people, 20.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Cyanocobalamin (3 people, 60.00%)
  2. Humira (1 people, 20.00%)
  3. Nexium (1 people, 20.00%)
  4. Spironolactone (1 people, 20.00%)
  5. Hydroxocobalamin (1 people, 20.00%)
  6. Cholestyramine (1 people, 20.00%)
  7. Percocet (1 people, 20.00%)
  8. Remicade (1 people, 20.00%)
  9. Vitamin b (1 people, 20.00%)
  10. Lansoprazole (1 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who have Flushing and Vitamin b12 deficiency
- group for people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency

Common treatments for Vitamin B12 Deficiency and their efficacy:

Could your drug cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • It has been suggested that I might have carcinoid tumours or carcinoid syndrome.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • scotty8110 on May, 29, 2014:

    I have taken lisinopril for 11 years . I have had a red face for 10 years and just recently I broke out with a lupus type butterfly redness with scabs on each side of my face . the hospital had no idea what the cause was and when I went to my primary care doctor he had heard the servey on the radio about lisinopril and told me to get off of it NOW . After 1 week of being off of it my face no longer itches and most of the redness has disappeared

    Reply

    Sandy on Jul, 9, 2012:

    I was prescribed Lisinoprill when I had hypertension due to undiagnosed hypothyroid. After 3 years of being diagnosed and taking my thyroid meds my doctors were reluctant to re-evaluate my hypertension. I had severe red to purple face and neck and decided to wean myself off Lisinoprill. Over six months I did that and then discontinued it altogether. My neck and face have returned to normal coloration. I will bring this report and my results to my doctor. I have my own blood pressure cuff at home and my blood pressure remains stable.

    Reply

    Jessie on Mar, 27, 2013:

    Female, Age 45
    I've been on Lisnopril for over 6 years. I noticed I started to get red face after 1 year of taking this medication. I never thought it would be from the meds. But now I know it definately is. I cannot stand it, it is so inbarassing. When I get out of the shower in the morning it looks like I have a serious sun burn all over my face I have to use cake makup to cover it.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Vitamin b12 deficiency, Flushing

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Nexium and feeling cold
    I took Nexium (1 40mg capsule) and approximately 45 minutes later, I felt extremely cold. I could not get warm, even though I put on a polartec jacket and sat near a heater. I also was extremely nauseated at the same time. About 30 minutes after the incident began, it ended. I no longer was ...

  • Dilantin and interactions
    I've taken Dilantin for over 40 years..seizure free for over 30 years..became hypothyroid 10 years ago..B12 deficient approximately 3 years ago and have had a benign arrhythmia for over 30 years. I take magnesium because it seems to hep the arrhythmia and vitamin d because mine is low normal.

More reviews for: Vitamin b12 deficiency, Flushing

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Toprol-xl for a 26-year old woman who has Familial Dy ... (1 hour ago)

- Apitoxin for a 64-year old man who has Bacterial Infe ... (1 hour ago)

- Naproxen for a 40-year old woman who has Pain (1 hour ago)

Related condition

- Vitamin b12 deficiency (558 reports)

 

Related symptom

- Flushing

 

Related drugs

- Vitamin B12
- Cyanocobalamin
- B12
- B-12

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Had been feeling awful. Then I got a headache. the pa ... " (1 hour ago)

- "After 10 days on CARVEDILOL my Creatin Level Spiked f ... " (5 hours ago)

- " being treated for pneumonia; is addicted to nicotine ... " (5 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Levothyroxine Thyroid and Raspberry Ketone

- Implanon and Crying

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Pulmonary Embolism

 

Popular searches

- Drowsiness
- Novolog Penfill
- Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen
- Congenital Cerebellar Agenesis
- Carica Papaya

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Mydriasis in Aminophyllin (0 second ago)

- Uncomfortable Fullness After Meals in Vimovo (2 seconds ago)

- Dislocation in Pancreatitis (3 seconds ago)

- Desowen, Periostat drug interactions (4 seconds ago)

- Serpentaria, Corn Sugar Gum drug interactions (5 seconds ago)

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.