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Review: could Centrum cause High blood pressure?

Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Centrum, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Centrum silver, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 8,756 people who have side effects while taking Centrum from FDA and social media. Among them, 583 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.

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Centrum

Centrum (latest outcomes from 9,029 users) 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.

High blood pressure

High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,136,469 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 8,765 people reported to have side effects when taking Centrum. Among them, 555 people (6.33%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,156,966 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.

Trend of High blood pressure in Centrum reports

Time on Centrum when people have High blood pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood pressure11.11%16.67%5.56%0.00%27.78%16.67%22.22%

Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Centrum * :

FemaleMale
High blood pressure74.60%25.40%

Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Centrum * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood pressure0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%2.03%5.89%23.78%68.29%

Severity of High blood pressure when taking Centrum ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood pressure0.00%61.54%38.46%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
High blood pressure0.00%42.86%57.14%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (100 people, 18.02%)
  2. Osteopenia (75 people, 13.51%)
  3. Hypertension (68 people, 12.25%)
  4. Neoplasm malignant (30 people, 5.41%)
  5. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (29 people, 5.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Centrum silver (278 people, 50.09%)
  2. Aspirin (207 people, 37.30%)
  3. Fosamax (127 people, 22.88%)
  4. Zometa (115 people, 20.72%)
  5. Lasix (102 people, 18.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Centrum (ascorbic acid; biotin; cyanocobalamin; dexpanthenol; ergocalciferol; folic acid; niacinamide; pyridoxine hydrochloride; riboflavin phosphate sodium; thiamine hydrochloride; vitamin a; vitamin e) is often used for vitamin supplementation. Find out below the conditions Centrum is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I am suffering from severe mood swings and nervousness. Sometimes I am so mad I want to rip something apart, most of the time my poor husband catches the brunt of it. My headaches are coming back, but I really want to get rid of the crazy mood swings before I hurt myself or someone else when i lose my temper maybe in a car driving, I will fly into a rage over little things...Please help me with this.
    What do I need to get OFF of OR ON...
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  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • I think the Levemir has caused me to have pancreatitis. I have very intense left side front abdomial pain and left side back pain.

    I take Hawthorn, folic acid, calcium, taurine, especially to lower my blood pressure.

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