Review: could Vitamin D cause Polycythemia Vera?


Polycythemia vera is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin D. We study 51,464 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Polycythemia vera. Find out below who they are, when they have Polycythemia vera 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)

Polycythemia Vera

Polycythemia vera (blood disorder in which the bone marrow makes too many red blood cells) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 924 Polycythemia vera patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

51,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin D.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Polycythemia Vera

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Polycythemia vera?

Gender of people who have Polycythemia Vera when taking Vitamin D *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Polycythemia Vera 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: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Mvi (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Galantamine (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Ferrous Sulfate (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Diltiaz (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Varices Oesophageal (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Tooth Injury (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Splenomegaly (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Pancreatitis (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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