Review: could Vitamin B12 cause Bloating?


Summary

Bloating is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin B12. We study 3,838 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Bloating. Find out below who they are, when they have Bloating and more.

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Vitamin B12

Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cyanocobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from Vitamin b12 4,023 users)

Bloating

Bloating has been reported by people with indigestion, restless leg syndrome, diarrhea, nightmares, binge eating (latest reports from 444 Bloating patients).

On Jul, 27, 2016

3,838 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 3 people (0.08%) have Bloating


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Bloating?

Time on Vitamin B12 when people have Bloating *:

  • < 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 Bloating when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Bloating when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 66.67 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Bloating when taking Vitamin B12 **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Bloating **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 33.33 %
  • not yet: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (5 people)
  • Vitamin D Decreased (4 people)
  • Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth (4 people)
  • Anaemia Vitamin B12 Deficiency (4 people)
  • Allergic Sinusitis (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zomig (4 people)
  • Vitamin D (4 people)
  • Tizanidine Hydrochloride (4 people)
  • Nuvaring (4 people)
  • Lidocaine (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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