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 2,493 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 2,996 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 12,312 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- 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 Remicade for a 43-year old woman with Crohn's Disease. The patient has Double Vision
- A study of side effects of Dexamethasone for a 25-year old woman with Swelling. The patient has Double Vision
Recent Vitamin b12 related drug comparison:
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