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 2,474 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 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 2,965 Vitamin b12 users)
Abdominal pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 107,206 Abdominal pain patients)
On Jan, 29, 2015: 2,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 77 people (3.13%) 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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