Vitamin c and Hangnail - from FDA reports


Hangnail is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin C. We study 21,796 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA. Among them, 2 have Hangnail. Find out below who they are, when they have Hangnail and more.

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On Apr, 09, 2017

21,796 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin C.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Hangnail

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin c cause Hangnail?

Gender of people who have Hangnail when taking Vitamin C *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Hangnail when taking Vitamin C *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriasis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Insomnia (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Fibromyalgia (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin E (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Potassium (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Multivitamin (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Humira (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Ativan (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Sinusitis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Psoriasis (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hepatic Enzyme Increased (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Drug Ineffective (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Cellulitis (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Hangnail when taking Vitamin c?

Vitamin C

Vitamin c has active ingredients of l-ascorbic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin c 22,932 users)


Hangnail (torn piece of skin next to a fingernail) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthropathy, crohn's disease, psoriasis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 83 Hangnail patients).

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