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Review: could Biotin cause High blood pressure?

Summary: High blood pressure is found among people who take Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 1,416 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 84 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Biotin

Biotin has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from 1,668 Biotin users)

High blood pressure

High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 329,315 High blood pressure patients)

On Jan, 12, 2015: 1,409 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 84 people (5.96%) have High Blood Pressure.

Trend of High blood pressure in Biotin reports

Time on Biotin when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure12.50%50.00%25.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Biotin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.00%0.00%0.00%2.47%9.88%6.17%28.40%53.09%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Biotin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure20.00%60.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure0.00%42.86%57.14%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (43 people, 51.19%)
  2. Osteopenia (13 people, 15.48%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (6 people, 7.14%)
  4. Hair loss (5 people, 5.95%)
  5. Hypertension (5 people, 5.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fosamax (37 people, 44.05%)
  2. Ascorbic acid (34 people, 40.48%)
  3. Aspirin (26 people, 30.95%)
  4. Vitamin e (23 people, 27.38%)
  5. Citracal (19 people, 22.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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