Review: could Folic acid cause Tremor?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 84,051 people who take Folic acid. Among them, 951 have Tremor. See who they are, when they have Tremor and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Folic acid (latest outcomes from 84,660 users) has active ingredients of folic acid. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, therapeutic drug levels. Commonly reported side effects of Folic acid include nausea aggravated, nausea, breathing difficulty, fatigue, weakness.
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 399,462 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 80,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid. Among them, 951 people (1.18%) have Tremor.
Time on Folic acid when people have Tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Folic acid * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Folic acid ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tremor ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (156 people, 16.40%)
- Osteoporosis (78 people, 8.20%)
- Pain (66 people, 6.94%)
- Hypertension (65 people, 6.83%)
- Depression (57 people, 5.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methotrexate (261 people, 27.44%)
- Aspirin (216 people, 22.71%)
- Prednisone (139 people, 14.62%)
- Vitamin d (108 people, 11.36%)
- Lorazepam (104 people, 10.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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