Review: could Vitamin D cause Shoulder Pain?


Summary

Shoulder pain is found among people who take Vitamin D, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Fish Oil, and have Vitamin d decreased . We study 46,506 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Shoulder pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Shoulder pain and more.

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Vitamin D

Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 47,419 users)

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, acute myocardial infarction, high blood cholesterol, stroke, chest pain (latest reports from 2,512 Shoulder pain patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

46,506 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin D.
Among them, 12 people (0.03%) have Shoulder Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Shoulder pain?

Time on Vitamin D when people have Shoulder Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 30 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 30 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Shoulder Pain when taking Vitamin D *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Shoulder Pain when taking Vitamin D *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 16.67 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 16.67 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Severity if Shoulder Pain when taking Vitamin D **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 72.73 %
  • severe: 27.27 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Shoulder Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vitamin D Decreased (4 people, 33.33%)
  • Hypothyroidism (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Hypertension (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Hypercholesterolemia (2 people, 16.67%)
  • High Blood Pressure (2 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Fish Oil (3 people, 25.00%)
  • Zoloft (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Testosterone Cypionate (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Metformin (2 people, 16.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Neck Stiffness (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Neck Pain (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Muscle Twitching (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Fatigue (2 people, 16.67%)
  • Dizziness (2 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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