Review: could Vitamin b12 cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure could be caused by Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 2,344 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 64 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure 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.
High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,152,272 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 2,384 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 64 people (2.68%) have High Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,140,186 people who have High Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||25.00%||6.25%||25.00%||6.25%||18.75%||18.75% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|High blood pressure||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.41%||1.85%||16.67%||31.48%||42.59% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||11.11%||66.67%||22.22%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||40.00%||60.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (12 people, 18.75%)
- High blood pressure (8 people, 12.50%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (8 people, 12.50%)
- Ill-defined disorder (6 people, 9.38%)
- Neuropathy (5 people, 7.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (20 people, 31.25%)
- Vitamin d (10 people, 15.62%)
- Lipitor (9 people, 14.06%)
- Multi-vitamin (9 people, 14.06%)
- Vitamin e (8 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is often used for vitamin b12 deficiency. Find out below the conditions Vitamin B12 is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (4 months ago):
Healed joint and soft tissue injuries (PID) return with increased pain and swelling. Pressure changes with position. Frequency and intensity of migraines increased with pressure symptoms. Genetic connective tissue disorder - Ehler Danlos Syndrome. Cardiac arrhythmia. History of rheumatic fever, pneumothorax, whooping cough, and severe allergic reactions.
From this study (4 months ago):
Past distal injuries returning with increased pressure symptoms. Eye pain with movement. Increased pressure and pain with neck movement. Connective tissue disease - Ehlers Danlos Syndrome.
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