Vitamin b12 and Frequent bowel movements - from FDA reports


Summary

Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Crohn's disease. This review analyzes which people have Frequent bowel movements with Vitamin b12. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 30,439 people who have side effects when taking Vitamin b12 from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 20, 2017

30,439 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 2,002 people (6.58%) have Frequent Bowel Movements


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Frequent bowel movements?

Time on Vitamin B12 when people have Frequent Bowel Movements *:

  • < 1 month: 60 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Frequent Bowel Movements when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 70.51 %
  • male: 29.49 %

Age of people who have Frequent Bowel Movements when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • 0-1: 0.2 %
  • 2-9: 0.33 %
  • 10-19: 0.39 %
  • 20-29: 2.54 %
  • 30-39: 5.2 %
  • 40-49: 10.92 %
  • 50-59: 20.61 %
  • 60+: 59.82 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Crohn's Disease (286 people, 14.29%)
  • High Blood Pressure (170 people, 8.49%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (157 people, 7.84%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (154 people, 7.69%)
  • Pain (148 people, 7.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (460 people, 22.98%)
  • Humira (269 people, 13.44%)
  • Vitamin C (247 people, 12.34%)
  • Calcium (232 people, 11.59%)
  • Synthroid (199 people, 9.94%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (532 people, 26.57%)
  • Fatigue (471 people, 23.53%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (370 people, 18.48%)
  • Weakness (296 people, 14.79%)
  • Abdominal Pain (260 people, 12.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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