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Review: could Folic acid cause Dizziness?

Summary: Dizziness could be caused by Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Methotrexate, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 84,029 people who have side effects while taking Folic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,756 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Folic acid

Folic acid (latest outcomes from 84,682 users) has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in therapeutic drug levels.

Dizziness

Dizziness (latest reports from 1,288,700 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 84,066 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 2,757 people (3.28%) have Dizziness. They amount to 0.21% of all the 1,286,952 people who have Dizziness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dizziness in Folic acid reports

Time on Folic acid when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness22.64%18.87%20.75%16.98%5.66%7.55%7.55%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Folic acid * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.16%0.97%3.49%4.79%14.74%22.13%53.71%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Folic acid ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness13.64%50.00%27.27%9.09%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness0.00%28.57%71.43%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (681 people, 24.70%)
  2. Hypertension (271 people, 9.83%)
  3. Pain (180 people, 6.53%)
  4. Osteoporosis (180 people, 6.53%)
  5. Depression (124 people, 4.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Methotrexate (829 people, 30.07%)
  2. Aspirin (740 people, 26.84%)
  3. Prednisone (471 people, 17.08%)
  4. Humira (463 people, 16.79%)
  5. Vitamin b-12 (319 people, 11.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • For the past few months I have been craving sweets and getting up at night to eat. It's like some filter of block has been removed and I eat whatever with no discretion or moderation. Doesn't happen every night. I know I am stressed due to family deaths and recently moving. I had previously lost 60 lbs & have gained 10 back

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Ear congestion in one ear, hearing compromised in that ear and mild ear pain, some dizziness. Several days ago severe vertigo causing throwing up. Vertigo gone now.

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • i have had these symptoms now for 3 weeks with no change my white blood cells are elevated previously 1 week they were 20,000 now on new blood test i have 18,600 whits blood cells and now the granulocyte maturation with no blast.

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