Could Biotin cause Occipital neuralgia - from FDA reports
Occipital neuralgia is found among people who take Biotin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old also take medication Imdur, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 6,764 people who have side effects while taking Biotin from FDA. Among them, 20 have Occipital neuralgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Occipital neuralgia and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
Biotin has active ingredients of biotin. It is often used in hair loss. (latest outcomes from Biotin 7,415 users)
Occipital neuralgia (condition characterized by chronic pain in the upper neck) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, multiple myeloma, pain, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 395 Occipital neuralgia patients).
On Dec, 07, 2016
6,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Biotin.
Among them, 20 people (0.3%) have Occipital Neuralgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Occipital Neuralgia when taking Biotin *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Occipital Neuralgia when taking Biotin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 95 %
- 60+: 5 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zestril (20 people, 100.00%)
- Xanax (20 people, 100.00%)
- Synthroid (20 people, 100.00%)
- Selenium (20 people, 100.00%)
- Imdur (20 people, 100.00%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Biotin, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Multiple Myeloma (20 people, 100.00%)
- Weight Decreased (1 person, 5.00%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Toothaches (20 people, 100.00%)
- Synovial Cyst (20 people, 100.00%)
- Sinusitis - Chronic (20 people, 100.00%)
- Infection (20 people, 100.00%)
- Electrocardiogram Qrs Complex Abnormal (20 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Occipital neuralgia when taking Biotin?
- Check symptoms - is occipital neuralgia caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- More tools...
Browse all side effects of Biotina b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Occipital neuralgiaOccipital neuralgia
Could your condition cause Occipital neuralgiaOccipital neuralgia
Can you answer these questions?
Hi I am 30 old female I had MM since 11 months . after stem cell transplant I loss my hair now it had been 3 moths since the stem cell my hair grows slowly my doctors suggesting to take revlimid for 6 months after stem cell but iam afriad that my hair will not grow faster I want to grow my ...
I am a chronic migraine sufferer. Over the years I discovered that my trigger is sugar levels and is caused by an over-reactive pancreas. Perhaps some allergies too, like gluten. I really researched this, tested, saw specialists of all kinds. When I watch my diet, I don't get the migraines. I ...
I was diagnosed with underactive thyroid and high blood pressure in July of 2012. Around October 2012 is when I first started noticing symptoms in my feet (shooting pain, tingling, numbness) I got my doctor to prescribe me lyrica (exact symptoms as commercials) which I took for about a year. ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I am a 25 year old female and I suffer from depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts. I do not act as I do though, I fight my depression, I rise above and I conquer it every single day BUT when I take biotin I cannot rise above the depression. Biotin is a great vitamin, I just would never ...
My Occipital Nerve ruptured last year in February and after all of the MRI's and pills it seems that my Mirena ran out too soon and caused the problem. I've had a new one put in a year ago the 25th and I have had nothing but issues. Bad cramps, pains in my chest (never had them before) heavy ...