Niacin and Numbness and tingling - from FDA reports
Numbness and tingling 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 Adderall 10, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 6,577 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA. Among them, 7 have Numbness and tingling. Find out below who they are, when they have Numbness and tingling and more.
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Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,422 users)
Numbness And Tingling
Numbness and tingling (unusual prickling sensations) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol, pain, high blood pressure, depression (latest reports from 6,675 Numbness and tingling patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
6,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin.
Among them, 7 people (0.11%) have Numbness And Tingling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Niacin when people have Numbness And Tingling *:
- < 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 Numbness And Tingling when taking Niacin *:
- female: 14.29 %
- male: 85.71 %
Age of people who have Numbness And Tingling 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: 50 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 57.14%)
- Sleep Disorder (3 people, 42.86%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (3 people, 42.86%)
- Hiatal Hernia (3 people, 42.86%)
- Gastrointestinal Motility Disorder (3 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Saw Palmetto (3 people, 42.86%)
- Requip (3 people, 42.86%)
- Chromium (3 people, 42.86%)
- Bilberry (3 people, 42.86%)
- Adderall 10 (3 people, 42.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Paraesthesia (4 people, 57.14%)
- Nausea (4 people, 57.14%)
- Dizziness (4 people, 57.14%)
- Oedema Peripheral (3 people, 42.86%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (3 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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