Review: could Centrum cause Chest Pain?


Summary

Chest pain is found among people who take Centrum, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 5,826 people who have side effects while taking Centrum from FDA and social media. Among them, 245 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.

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Centrum

Centrum has active ingredients of ascorbic acid; biotin; cyanocobalamin; dexpanthenol; ergocalciferol; folic acid; niacinamide; pyridoxine hydrochloride; riboflavin phosphate sodium; thiamine hydrochloride; vitamin a; vitamin e. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Centrum 17,758 users)

Chest Pain

Chest pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, pain, weakness, pneumonia (latest reports from 188,641 Chest pain patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

5,826 people reported to have side effects when taking Centrum.
Among them, 245 people (4.21%) have Chest Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Centrum cause Chest pain?

Time on Centrum when people have Chest Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 50 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chest Pain when taking Centrum *:

  • female: 64.88 %
  • male: 35.12 %

Age of people who have Chest Pain when taking Centrum *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.46 %
  • 20-29: 3.24 %
  • 30-39: 6.48 %
  • 40-49: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 21.3 %
  • 60+: 57.41 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (27 people, 11.02%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (25 people, 10.20%)
  • Hypertension (22 people, 8.98%)
  • Osteoporosis (19 people, 7.76%)
  • Osteopenia (16 people, 6.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (54 people, 22.04%)
  • Aspirin (46 people, 18.78%)
  • Plavix (41 people, 16.73%)
  • Nitroglycerin (38 people, 15.51%)
  • Zometa (36 people, 14.69%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dyspnoea (96 people, 39.18%)
  • Asthenia (63 people, 25.71%)
  • Anxiety (63 people, 25.71%)
  • Pain (60 people, 24.49%)
  • Back Pain (59 people, 24.08%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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