Vitamin b12 and Dry mouth - from FDA reports


Summary

Dry mouth is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vitamin D, and have High blood pressure . We study 24,657 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA. Among them, 273 have Dry mouth. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry mouth and more.

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Vitamin B12

Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from Vitamin b12 25,925 users)

Dry Mouth

Dry mouth has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 47,938 Dry mouth patients).

On Feb, 10, 2017

24,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 273 people (1.11%) have Dry Mouth


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Dry mouth?

Time on Vitamin B12 when people have Dry Mouth *:

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

Gender of people who have Dry Mouth when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 72.24 %
  • male: 27.76 %

Age of people who have Dry Mouth when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.51 %
  • 20-29: 2.56 %
  • 30-39: 4.1 %
  • 40-49: 10.26 %
  • 50-59: 21.03 %
  • 60+: 61.54 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (31 people, 11.36%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (28 people, 10.26%)
  • Pain (25 people, 9.16%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 8.79%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (18 people, 6.59%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (44 people, 16.12%)
  • Lyrica (30 people, 10.99%)
  • Vitamin C (29 people, 10.62%)
  • Multivitamin (29 people, 10.62%)
  • Fish Oil (28 people, 10.26%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (65 people, 23.81%)
  • Weakness (55 people, 20.15%)
  • Nausea (49 people, 17.95%)
  • Diarrhea (48 people, 17.58%)
  • Headache (46 people, 16.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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