Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Nasal congestion?
Summary: Nasal congestion 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 Vitamin d, and have General physical condition.
We study 2,344 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Nasal congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Nasal congestion and more.
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On Apr, 12, 2014: 2,384 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 4 people (0.17%) have Nasal Congestion. They amount to 0.01% of all the 77,289 people who have Nasal Congestion on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Nasal congestion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Nasal congestion||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Nasal congestion when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nasal congestion ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- General physical condition (1 people, 25.00%)
- Arthritis - osteoarthritis (1 people, 25.00%)
- Ear congestion (1 people, 25.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 25.00%)
- Nasal congestion (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d (2 people, 50.00%)
- Zoloft (2 people, 50.00%)
- Synthroid (1 people, 25.00%)
- Rezulin (1 people, 25.00%)
- Methadone hcl (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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