Review: could Vitamin D cause Pituitary-dependent Cushing's Syndrome?


Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin D. We study 51,471 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome and more.

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Vitamin D

Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 52,375 users)

Pituitary-dependent Cushing's Syndrome

Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome (pituitary dependent hypercortisolism) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, diabetes, cystic fibrosis (latest reports from 639 Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

51,471 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin D.
Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Pituitary-dependent Cushing's Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Pituitary-dependent cushing's syndrome?

Gender of people who have Pituitary-dependent Cushing's Syndrome when taking Vitamin D *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Pituitary-dependent Cushing's Syndrome when taking Vitamin D *:

  • 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: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Hypopituitarism (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Hypertension (1 person, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Timoptic (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Synthroid (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Spironolactone 50mg Amneal Pharmacy (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Microlet /00861601/ (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Fixmyskin Healing Balm Vanilla Fragrance (1 person, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Foot Fracture (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Fibromyalgia (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Femur Fracture (1 person, 33.33%)
  • Cervical Vertebral Fracture (1 person, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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