Niacin and Lupus-like syndrome - from FDA reports
Lupus-like syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Niacin. We study 6,579 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA. Among them, 3 have Lupus-like syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Lupus-like syndrome and more.
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On Sep, 12, 2017
6,579 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 3 people (0.05%) have Lupus-like syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Lupus-like syndrome when taking Niacin *:
- female: 33.33 %
- male: 66.67 %
Age of people who have Lupus-like syndrome when taking Niacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 100 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Crohn's Disease (1 person, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Remicade (1 person, 33.33%)
- Regular Iletin Ii (1 person, 33.33%)
- Lisinopril (1 person, 33.33%)
- Cenestin (1 person, 33.33%)
- Aspirin (1 person, 33.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (2 people, 66.67%)
- Fever (2 people, 66.67%)
- Antinuclear Antibody Positive (2 people, 66.67%)
- Nausea (1 person, 33.33%)
- Joint Swelling (1 person, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I'm pretty sure I overdosed on Niacin (ate a half a bottle over 20,000mg) about a year ago. And now I seem to have my second massive case of Lymphedema of the feet and scrotum. Went to doctors and the hospital the first time. And they have no ideas. I'm wondering if there's any link between ...
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