Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Headaches (Headache)?
Summary: Headaches is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Vitamin d, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,493 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 59 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches 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)
Headaches (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 168,958 Headaches patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 2,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 59 people (2.37%) have Headaches.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Headaches * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Vitamin b12 * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Vitamin b12 * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headaches ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (7 people, 11.86%)
- Depression (7 people, 11.86%)
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 8.47%)
- Fibromyalgia (4 people, 6.78%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 6.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (16 people, 27.12%)
- Lipitor (13 people, 22.03%)
- Celebrex (9 people, 15.25%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 15.25%)
- Multi-vitamin (7 people, 11.86%)
* 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 side effects of Prednisone for a 62-year old woman with Sudden Hearing Loss. The patient has Headache
- 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 Crestor, Dyazide for a 52-year old woman with Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension. The patient has Headache, Night Sweats
- 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
Recent Vitamin b12 related drug comparison:
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