Could Biotin cause Headache - from FDA reports


Summary

Headache 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 Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 7,107 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA. Among them, 478 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.

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Biotin

Biotin has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from Biotin 7,418 users)

Headache

Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 305,964 Headache patients).

On Nov, 17, 2016

7,107 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin.
Among them, 478 people (6.73%) have Headache


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Biotin cause Headache?

Time on Biotin when people have Headache *:

  • < 1 month: 27.27 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 36.36 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 9.09 %

Gender of people who have Headache when taking Biotin *:

  • female: 94.64 %
  • male: 5.36 %

Age of people who have Headache when taking Biotin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.08 %
  • 20-29: 7.53 %
  • 30-39: 7.27 %
  • 40-49: 14.55 %
  • 50-59: 23.9 %
  • 60+: 44.68 %

Severity of Headache **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 70 %
  • severe: 20 %
  • most severe: 10 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (45 people, 9.41%)
  • High Blood Pressure (44 people, 9.21%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (42 people, 8.79%)
  • Pain (37 people, 7.74%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (37 people, 7.74%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (87 people, 18.20%)
  • Fish Oil (85 people, 17.78%)
  • Calcium (80 people, 16.74%)
  • Vitamin B12 (78 people, 16.32%)
  • Vitamin D3 (77 people, 16.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (124 people, 25.94%)
  • Fatigue (114 people, 23.85%)
  • Diarrhea (78 people, 16.32%)
  • Pain (73 people, 15.27%)
  • Dizziness (70 people, 14.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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