Biotin and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Biotin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Hair loss. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Biotin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8,586 people who have side effects when taking Biotin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
8,586 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin.
Among them, 415 people (4.83%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Biotin when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Biotin *:
- female: 91.69 %
- male: 8.31 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Biotin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 4.73 %
- 30-39: 5.99 %
- 40-49: 11.99 %
- 50-59: 21.77 %
- 60+: 55.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hair Loss (94 people, 22.65%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (43 people, 10.36%)
- Routine Health Maintenance (37 people, 8.92%)
- Pain (30 people, 7.23%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (30 people, 7.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin D (95 people, 22.89%)
- Fish Oil (62 people, 14.94%)
- Vitamin B12 (50 people, 12.05%)
- Calcium (48 people, 11.57%)
- Magnesium (45 people, 10.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (117 people, 28.19%)
- Hair Loss (76 people, 18.31%)
- Fatigue (66 people, 15.90%)
- Nausea (55 people, 13.25%)
- Diarrhea (48 people, 11.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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