Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Achilles tendonitis?
Summary: Achilles tendonitis could be caused by Vitamin b12, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Folic acid, and have Anemia - hemolytic - caused by chemicals or toxins.
We study 2,344 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Achilles tendonitis and more.
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Vitamin b12 (latest outcomes from 2,832 users) has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency.
Achilles tendonitis (sharp pain anywhere along the back of the tendon) (latest reports from 278 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pain, enlarged prostate.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 2,384 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 1 people (0.04%) has Achilles Tendonitis. They amount to 0.36% of all the 274 people who have Achilles Tendonitis on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Achilles tendonitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Achilles tendonitis||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Achilles tendonitis when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Achilles tendonitis||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Achilles tendonitis when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Achilles tendonitis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Achilles tendonitis when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Achilles tendonitis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Achilles tendonitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Achilles tendonitis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anemia - hemolytic - caused by chemicals or toxins (1 people, 100.00%)
- Mesothelioma (1 people, 100.00%)
- Chemotherapy (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 100.00%)
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (1 people, 100.00%)
- Cisplatin (1 people, 100.00%)
- Alimta (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lisinopril (1 people, 100.00%)
- Coreg (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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