Review: could Vitamin B12 cause Menorrhagia?


Summary

Menorrhagia is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Crestor, and have Contraception . We study 3,838 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Menorrhagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Menorrhagia 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)

Menorrhagia

Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, device expulsion, abdominal pain, emotional distress, chest pain (latest reports from 13,031 Menorrhagia patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

3,838 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 6 people (0.16%) have Menorrhagia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Menorrhagia?

Gender of people who have Menorrhagia when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

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

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (2 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (2 people)
  • Prilosec (2 people)
  • Lipitor (2 people)
  • Flexeril (2 people)
  • Crestor (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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