Related topic: Biotin, Constipation
Review: could Biotin cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation could be caused by Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Vitamin d, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 1,341 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 43 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Biotin (latest outcomes from 1,583 users) has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss.
Constipation (latest reports from 506,452 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 1,339 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 43 people (3.21%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 506,183 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Biotin when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Biotin * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Biotin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (14 people, 32.56%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 16.28%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 9.30%)
- Acne (3 people, 6.98%)
- Pain (3 people, 6.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (20 people, 46.51%)
- Nexium (20 people, 46.51%)
- Vitamin e (18 people, 41.86%)
- Prevacid (16 people, 37.21%)
- Zometa (15 people, 34.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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