Niacin and Chills - from FDA reports


Summary

Chills is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Chills with Niacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 6,579 people who have side effects when taking Niacin from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 01, 2017

6,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 82 people (1.25%) have Chills


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Niacin cause Chills?

Time on Niacin when people have Chills *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chills when taking Niacin *:

  • female: 35.37 %
  • male: 64.63 %

Age of people who have Chills when taking Niacin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 3.08 %
  • 20-29: 1.54 %
  • 30-39: 4.62 %
  • 40-49: 4.62 %
  • 50-59: 16.92 %
  • 60+: 69.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (17 people, 20.73%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (12 people, 14.63%)
  • Back Pain (9 people, 10.98%)
  • Preventive Health Care (8 people, 9.76%)
  • Dyslipidaemia (7 people, 8.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (28 people, 34.15%)
  • Lisinopril (25 people, 30.49%)
  • Lasix (13 people, 15.85%)
  • Nexium (11 people, 13.41%)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (10 people, 12.20%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fever (41 people, 50.00%)
  • Nausea (24 people, 29.27%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (21 people, 25.61%)
  • Fatigue (17 people, 20.73%)
  • Rashes (16 people, 19.51%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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