Review: could Vitamin B6 cause Anal Fistula?


Anal fistula is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin B6. We study 5,194 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b6 from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Anal fistula. Find out below who they are, when they have Anal fistula and more.

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Vitamin B6

Vitamin b6 has active ingredients of pyridoxine. It is often used in energy increased. (latest outcomes from Vitamin b6 5,593 users)

Anal Fistula

Anal fistula has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 3,017 Anal fistula patients).

On Sep, 29, 2016

5,194 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin B6.
Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Anal Fistula

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b6 cause Anal fistula?

Gender of people who have Anal Fistula when taking Vitamin B6 *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Anal Fistula when taking Vitamin B6 *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vitamin Supplementation (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Pyrexia (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Pain (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prevacid (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Procrit (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Prenatal Vitamins (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Lanoxin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Folic Acid (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Weakness (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Schizencephaly (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Perineal Abscess (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Limb Malformation (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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