Folic acid and Back pain - from FDA reports
Back pain is found among people who take Folic acid, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Methotrexate, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Back pain with Folic acid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,933 people who have side effects when taking Folic acid from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 11, 2017
103,933 people reported to have side effects when taking Folic acid.
Among them, 2,729 people (2.63%) have Back pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Folic acid when people have Back pain *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 38.24 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.59 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.88 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Folic acid *:
- female: 66.24 %
- male: 33.76 %
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Folic acid *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.68 %
- 10-19: 1.45 %
- 20-29: 4.82 %
- 30-39: 6.68 %
- 40-49: 15.36 %
- 50-59: 23.63 %
- 60+: 47.34 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (272 people, 9.97%)
- Osteoporosis (261 people, 9.56%)
- High Blood Pressure (235 people, 8.61%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (185 people, 6.78%)
- Depression (168 people, 6.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Methotrexate (933 people, 34.19%)
- Prednisone (605 people, 22.17%)
- Humira (533 people, 19.53%)
- Aspirin (465 people, 17.04%)
- Zometa (365 people, 13.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (691 people, 25.32%)
- Pain (656 people, 24.04%)
- Weakness (566 people, 20.74%)
- Pain In Extremity (558 people, 20.45%)
- Nausea (538 people, 19.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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