Review: could Multivitamin cause Hepatotoxicity?


Hepatotoxicity is found among people who take Multivitamin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Tylenol, and have Insomnia . We study 25,811 people who have side effects while taking Multivitamin from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Hepatotoxicity. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatotoxicity and more.

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Multivitamin 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 Multivitamin 35,647 users)


Hepatotoxicity (chemical-driven liver damage) has been reported by people with hiv infection, pain, high blood pressure, preventive health care, depression (latest reports from 8,173 Hepatotoxicity patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

25,811 people reported to have side effects when taking Multivitamin.
Among them, 13 people (0.05%) have Hepatotoxicity

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Multivitamin cause Hepatotoxicity?

Gender of people who have Hepatotoxicity when taking Multivitamin *:

  • female: 69.23 %
  • male: 30.77 %

Age of people who have Hepatotoxicity when taking Multivitamin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 7.69 %
  • 40-49: 61.54 %
  • 50-59: 7.69 %
  • 60+: 23.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Insomnia (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Pain (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease (3 people, 23.08%)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension (2 people, 15.38%)
  • Congenital Renal Disorder (2 people, 15.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tylenol (6 people, 46.15%)
  • Zetia (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Tums (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Diovan (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Verelan (4 people, 30.77%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Blood Bilirubin Increased (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (5 people, 38.46%)
  • Umbilical Hernia (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Decreased Appetite (4 people, 30.77%)
  • Alanine Aminotransferase Increased (4 people, 30.77%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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