Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Double vision (Diplopia)?
Summary: Double vision is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,481 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Double vision. Find out below who they are, when they have Double vision 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)
Double vision (double vision) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 12,308 Double vision patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 2,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 9 people (0.36%) have Double Vision.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Double vision * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Double vision||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Gender of people who have Double vision when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Double vision||40.00%||60.00% |
Age of people who have Double vision when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||30.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00% |
Severity of Double vision when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Double vision||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Double vision ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Double vision||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 22.22%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 11.11%)
- Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
- Osteomas (1 people, 11.11%)
- Vitamin b12 deficiency (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (4 people, 44.44%)
- Vitamin e (4 people, 44.44%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 33.33%)
- Cozaar (2 people, 22.22%)
- Nexium (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Metoprolol Tartrate for a 66-year old man with Heart Disease. The patient has Diplopia (double vision)
- A study of side effects of Vitamin B12 for a 29-year old woman with Vitamin B-12 Level. The patient has Dry Throat
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- A study of side effects of Trileptal for a 65-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Double Vision (double vision)
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Omega 3, Vitamin B12, Iron Dextran, Adderall Xr 30, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 33-year old woman with General Physical Condition, Fatigue, Anemia - B12 Deficiency, Adhd, Depression. The patient has Borderline Personality Disorder, Depression, Suicidal Ideation
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