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Review: could Biotin cause Frequent headaches (Headache)?





Summary: Frequent headaches is found among people who take Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Metastases to bone.

We study 1,409 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Frequent headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent headaches and more.

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Biotin

Biotin has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from Biotin 1,660 users)

Frequent headaches

Frequent headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.(latest reports from Frequent headaches 165,596 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 1,405 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 97 people (6.90%) have Frequent Headaches.

Trend of Frequent headaches in Biotin reports

Time on Biotin when people have Frequent headaches * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Frequent headaches16.67%16.67%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%

Age of people who have Frequent headaches when taking Biotin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Frequent headaches0.00%0.00%1.19%8.33%8.33%8.33%32.14%41.67%

Severity of Frequent headaches when taking Biotin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent headaches0.00%66.67%16.67%16.67%

How people recovered from Frequent headaches ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Frequent headaches0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Metastases to bone (17 people, 17.53%)
  2. Hypertension (16 people, 16.49%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (14 people, 14.43%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (10 people, 10.31%)
  5. Prophylaxis (9 people, 9.28%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin d (46 people, 47.42%)
  2. Cymbalta (27 people, 27.84%)
  3. Simvastatin (24 people, 24.74%)
  4. Nexium (23 people, 23.71%)
  5. Ambien (23 people, 23.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

Comments for this study:

Maryann (2 years ago):

How long after stopping the biotin did the headaches go away?
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