Review: could Vitamin b12 cause A-fib (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?
Summary: A-fib is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Folic acid, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 2,481 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 33 have A-fib. Find out below who they are, when they have A-fib and more.
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Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from 2,982 Vitamin b12 users)
A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 86,689 A-fib patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 2,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 32 people (1.29%) have A-fib.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have A-fib * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Vitamin b12 * :
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Vitamin b12 * :
Severity of A-fib when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from A-fib ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 12.50%)
- High blood pressure (2 people, 6.25%)
- Pulmonary hypertension (2 people, 6.25%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 6.25%)
- Blastomycosis (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (12 people, 37.50%)
- Vitamin e (8 people, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 25.00%)
- Coumadin (7 people, 21.88%)
- Levoxyl (6 people, 18.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Evening Primrose Oil, Vitamin C, Garlic, Vitamin B12, Vitamin E, Apple Cider Vinegar for a 50-year old woman with Lumps In The Breasts, Health. The patient has Lumpy Breasts, Runny Nose
- A study of side effects of Vitamin B12 for a 29-year old woman with Vitamin B-12 Level. The patient has Dry Throat
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Vitamin D, Magnesium Sulfate In Plastic Container, Biotin, Vitamin B12, Cytomel, Singulair, Elavil, Omeprazole, Effexor Xr for a 41-year old woman with Osteoporosis, Chronic Depression, Migraine - Classic, Keratosis Pilaris, Asthma, Gerd. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of side effects of Acebutolol Hydrochloride for a 70-year old woman with Afib. The patient has Atrial Fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Xanax, Percocet, Clonazepam, Diltiazem Hydrochloride for a 53-year old woman with Blood Clots, Anxiety, Headache, Atrial Fibrillation. The patient has Anxiety, Atrial Fibrillation
Recent Vitamin b12 related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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