Vitamin b12 and Loss of taste - from FDA reports


Summary

Loss of taste is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 24,657 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA. Among them, 215 have Loss of taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of taste 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)

Loss Of Taste

Loss of taste has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure (latest reports from 40,604 Loss of taste patients).

On Feb, 17, 2017

24,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 215 people (0.87%) have Loss Of Taste


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Loss of taste?

Time on Vitamin B12 when people have Loss Of Taste *:

  • < 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 Loss Of Taste when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 72.17 %
  • male: 27.83 %

Age of people who have Loss Of Taste when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.6 %
  • 10-19: 2.41 %
  • 20-29: 0.6 %
  • 30-39: 3.01 %
  • 40-49: 5.42 %
  • 50-59: 24.7 %
  • 60+: 63.25 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Sclerosis (20 people, 9.30%)
  • High Blood Pressure (19 people, 8.84%)
  • Pain (15 people, 6.98%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (14 people, 6.51%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (12 people, 5.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (58 people, 26.98%)
  • Sutent (39 people, 18.14%)
  • Vitamin C (33 people, 15.35%)
  • Calcium (31 people, 14.42%)
  • Synthroid (22 people, 10.23%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (70 people, 32.56%)
  • Fatigue (68 people, 31.63%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (67 people, 31.16%)
  • Weight Decreased (56 people, 26.05%)
  • Diarrhea (52 people, 24.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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