Vitamin d and Drowsiness - from FDA reports
Drowsiness is found among people who take Vitamin D, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Calcium, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 48,141 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA. Among them, 834 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.
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Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 52,674 users)
Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 114,737 Drowsiness patients).
On Jan, 23, 2017
48,141 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin D.
Among them, 834 people (1.73%) have Drowsiness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Vitamin D when people have Drowsiness *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 42.86 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Vitamin D *:
- female: 75.27 %
- male: 24.73 %
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Vitamin D *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 0.91 %
- 10-19: 1.83 %
- 20-29: 4.57 %
- 30-39: 6.4 %
- 40-49: 14.48 %
- 50-59: 24.09 %
- 60+: 47.56 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (99 people, 11.87%)
- Pain (91 people, 10.91%)
- High Blood Pressure (90 people, 10.79%)
- Depression (86 people, 10.31%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (78 people, 9.35%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Calcium (153 people, 18.35%)
- Vitamin B12 (107 people, 12.83%)
- Fish Oil (101 people, 12.11%)
- Vitamin C (98 people, 11.75%)
- Lyrica (96 people, 11.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (325 people, 38.97%)
- Weakness (146 people, 17.51%)
- Nausea (138 people, 16.55%)
- Dizziness (127 people, 15.23%)
- Headache (118 people, 14.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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