Review: could Vitamin B12 cause Herpes Simplex?


Herpes simplex is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Folic Acid, and have Hypertension . We study 25,694 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Herpes simplex. Find out below who they are, when they have Herpes simplex 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 25,920 users)

Herpes Simplex

Herpes simplex (herpes simplex is a common viral infection) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, herpes simplex, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 8,202 Herpes simplex patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

25,694 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 9 people (0.04%) have Herpes Simplex

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Herpes simplex?

Gender of people who have Herpes Simplex when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 77.78 %
  • male: 22.22 %

Age of people who have Herpes Simplex 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: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 14.29 %
  • 60+: 71.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Osteoporosis (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Hypertension (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Dyspepsia (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Valtrex (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Folic Acid (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Lyrica (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Claritin (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pyrexia (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Nausea (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Dyspnoea (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Depression (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Constipation (3 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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