Vitamin b12 and Rash - from FDA reports
Rash is found among people who take Vitamin B12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Crohn's disease . We study 24,657 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA. Among them, 1,183 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from Vitamin b12 25,925 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,392 Rash patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
24,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B12.
Among them, 1,183 people (4.8%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vitamin B12 when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 50 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Vitamin B12 *:
- female: 67.41 %
- male: 32.59 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Vitamin B12 *:
- 0-1: 0.22 %
- 2-9: 0.56 %
- 10-19: 0.34 %
- 20-29: 2.25 %
- 30-39: 4.83 %
- 40-49: 9.55 %
- 50-59: 23.82 %
- 60+: 58.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Crohn's Disease (112 people, 9.47%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (107 people, 9.04%)
- High Blood Pressure (104 people, 8.79%)
- Multiple Myeloma (99 people, 8.37%)
- Pain (83 people, 7.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin D (241 people, 20.37%)
- Calcium (142 people, 12.00%)
- Humira (139 people, 11.75%)
- Vitamin C (128 people, 10.82%)
- Fish Oil (106 people, 8.96%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (220 people, 18.60%)
- Itching (211 people, 17.84%)
- Nausea (174 people, 14.71%)
- Diarrhea (174 people, 14.71%)
- Pain (139 people, 11.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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