Review: could Vitamin B12 cause Plantar Fasciitis?


Plantar fasciitis is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Methotrexate, and have Pain . We study 7,480 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Plantar fasciitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Plantar fasciitis and more.

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Vitamin B12

Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin b12 7,665 users)

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, paraesthesia, hypersensitivity, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,082 Plantar fasciitis patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

7,480 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 12 people (0.16%) have Plantar Fasciitis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Plantar fasciitis?

Gender of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Vitamin B12 *:

  • female: 83.33 %
  • male: 16.67 %

Age of people who have Plantar Fasciitis 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: 11.11 %
  • 50-59: 22.22 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (4 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (2 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (2 people)
  • Hyperchlorhydria (1 person)
  • Colitis Ulcerative (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prilosec (8 people)
  • Oxycontin (8 people)
  • Neurontin (8 people)
  • Methotrexate (8 people)
  • Prednisone (7 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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