Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Abdominal pain?
Summary: Abdominal pain is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,493 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Abdominal pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Abdominal pain and more.
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Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from 2,991 Vitamin b12 users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,282 Abdominal pain patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 2,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 77 people (3.10%) have Abdominal Pain.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Abdominal pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Abdominal pain||76.25%||23.75% |
Age of people who have Abdominal pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.67%||13.33%||17.33%||28.00%||34.67% |
Severity of Abdominal pain when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abdominal pain||22.22%||33.33%||22.22%||22.22% |
How people recovered from Abdominal pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abdominal pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (7 people, 9.09%)
- Crohn's disease (5 people, 6.49%)
- Depression (4 people, 5.19%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (3 people, 3.90%)
- Vitamin d decreased (3 people, 3.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (19 people, 24.68%)
- Vitamin e (18 people, 23.38%)
- Vitamin d (17 people, 22.08%)
- Prednisone (12 people, 15.58%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 14.29%)
* 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Atenolol, Vitamin B12 for a 58-year old woman with Low Egfr, Blood Pressure Increased. The patient has Oesophagitis Ulcerative, Diverticulitis Intestinal, Fibromyalgia, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness
- A study of drug interactions between Omega 3, Vitamin B12, Vitamin C, Vitamin D for a 18-year old boy with Urticaria Cholinergic. The patient has Hives
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin B12, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Metoprolol Succinate, Xarelto for a 68-year old woman with Semi-vegetarian, Atrial Fibrillation/flutter. The patient has Back Pain
- A study of side effects of Adderall 30 for a 21-year old woman with ADHD. The patient has Abdominal Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Fluticasone Propionate, Omeprazole for a 50-year old woman with Sinus Headache, Ulcer - Stomach. The patient has Stomach Pain, Weight Gain
Recent Vitamin b12 related drug comparison:
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