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Review: could Biotin cause High blood pressure?

Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 1,339 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA and social media. Among them, 80 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Biotin

Biotin (latest outcomes from 1,583 users) has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,152,492 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin. Among them, 80 people (5.84%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,139,305 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.

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 pressure25.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%25.00%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%2.60%9.09%3.90%28.57%55.84%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Biotin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure33.33%50.00%16.67%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure0.00%75.00%25.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (43 people, 53.75%)
  2. Osteopenia (13 people, 16.25%)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (6 people, 7.50%)
  4. Hypertension (5 people, 6.25%)
  5. Asthma (4 people, 5.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fosamax (37 people, 46.25%)
  2. Ascorbic acid (34 people, 42.50%)
  3. Aspirin (26 people, 32.50%)
  4. Vitamin e (23 people, 28.75%)
  5. Citracal (19 people, 23.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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