Biotin and Itching - from FDA reports


Summary

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 High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Biotin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,396 people who have side effects when taking Biotin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

9,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin.
Among them, 442 people (4.7%) have Itching


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Biotin cause Itching?

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: 91.74 %
  • male: 8.26 %

Age of people who have Itching when taking Biotin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 4.76 %
  • 30-39: 5.95 %
  • 40-49: 12.8 %
  • 50-59: 21.43 %
  • 60+: 55.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (46 people, 10.41%)
  • Routine Health Maintenance (39 people, 8.82%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (33 people, 7.47%)
  • Pain (31 people, 7.01%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (29 people, 6.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (100 people, 22.62%)
  • Fish Oil (66 people, 14.93%)
  • Vitamin D3 (57 people, 12.90%)
  • Vitamin B12 (53 people, 11.99%)
  • Calcium (52 people, 11.76%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rashes (128 people, 28.96%)
  • Fatigue (68 people, 15.38%)
  • Nausea (57 people, 12.90%)
  • Diarrhea (51 people, 11.54%)
  • Headache (48 people, 10.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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