Review: could Vitamin D cause Spinal Stenosis?


Spinal stenosis is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin D. We study 11,894 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Spinal stenosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Spinal stenosis 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 12,647 users)

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis (narrowing of spinal column) has been reported by people with migraine, diarrhea, insomnia, sudden hearing loss, fluid retention (latest reports from 104 Spinal stenosis patients).

On Jul, 18, 2016

11,894 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin D.
Among them, 3 people (0.03%) have Spinal Stenosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Spinal stenosis?

Time on Vitamin D when people have Spinal Stenosis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 33.33 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Spinal Stenosis when taking Vitamin D *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Spinal Stenosis 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: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 66.67 %

Severity if Spinal Stenosis when taking Vitamin D **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Spinal Stenosis **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vitamin D Decreased (3 people)
  • High Blood Pressure (3 people)
  • Neuropathy (2 people)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (2 people)
  • Fungal Infection - Skin (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin B12 (3 people)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (2 people)
  • Gabapentin (2 people)
  • Clotrimazole And Betamethasone Dipropionate (2 people)
  • Acetaminophen And Codeine Phosphate (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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