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Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Rash (Rashes)?

Summary: Rash is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.

We study 2,458 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.

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Vitamin b12

Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from 2,965 Vitamin b12 users)

Rash

Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 150,999 Rash patients)

On Jan, 26, 2015: 2,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 48 people (1.95%) have Rash.

Trend of Rash in Vitamin b12 reports

Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Rash * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Rash20.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%40.00%20.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Rash when taking Vitamin b12 * :

FemaleMale
Rash76.47%23.53%

Age of people who have Rash when taking Vitamin b12 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rash0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%19.57%15.22%65.22%

Severity of Rash when taking Vitamin b12 ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Rash14.29%42.86%42.86%0.00%

How people recovered from Rash ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Rash0.00%20.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis (5 people, 10.42%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (3 people, 6.25%)
  3. Non-small cell lung cancer (3 people, 6.25%)
  4. Hypertension (3 people, 6.25%)
  5. Anxiety (2 people, 4.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (12 people, 25.00%)
  2. Aspirin (11 people, 22.92%)
  3. Folic acid (8 people, 16.67%)
  4. Celebrex (8 people, 16.67%)
  5. Multi-vitamin (6 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • What drug helped most to get rid of rash?
    Antihistamines did not help my itchy rash from this drug. What else can I use or get from my doctor?
  • How long does redness last after picato?
    After 3 and a half weeks, I still have a huge red splotch on my face where I applied picato gel according to directions from my dermatologist. I'm very worried that it will be permanent. I had a huge water filled blister the morning after my first application of the gel. I used it two more times as directed. After a week, some of the redness was going away but I've seen no more improvement in the past two weeks. I'm still scaley, rough and red.

    Has anyone else experience this? I went by the doctors office the first morning and was told it was as expected. I've called back and been told not to worry. I see the dr in two more weeks, but for now, I'm quite upset that permanent damage has been done. I was not warned at all that this could happen. The photos in the medication packaging led me to believe that in 3 weeks, all redness would be gone. Info needed for sure. Please let me know. Thanks
  • Does anyone else have trouble getting to sleep since beginning to take brilinta? (1 answer)
    Am trying to figure out just why, since stent insertion, I have developed insomnia which keeps me from getting to sleep at night. Brilinta is the only new drug I am taking.I am very sleepy, falling asleep in my chair while watching TV, but wide awake when I go to bed and staying awake until two or three in the morning. I do not nap during the day and am pretty active with cardio rehab and walking the dogs three times a day.
  • I used coartem and developed redish all over my body. can coartem cause rashes
    i developed rashes which is itching me after using coartem for three days. also having sensation in my mouth and blister at the angle of my lips. could it be a side effect from coartem?
    pat
  • What do i have, it's bothering me (1 answer)
    finger bones on fire at tips and also toes burning like fire; back of neck and tip of nose very cold and eyes puffy; urine is red sometimes but then sometimes dark brown with yellow foam and white spots in it; tongue coated all white and smells bad; can't sit still because the tailbone is on fire; also burning when passing urine and poo poo smell very bad like ammonia; vision blur and see floating spots when i bend down to tie shoe--can't cook food, smell too bad, really bad if fish or carrots; sounds all loud and ringy and have the ring in right ear at night; wake up early and can't sleep well--want to throw up some times--never do, but get really dizzy--skin have rash on elbows and losing hair on top and also on botton, where it turn grey--everything smell bad, even ocean air or from fan in attic; can't stand sound of birds skawking--want to just lie down all the time--no energy--legs get weak late in morning or if i sit too long-can't watch tv no more, all the colors blur and have to sit too close and everyone get mad--stuff drip from nose and dry on upper lip--taste bad--hard to swallow--try a lot to swallow--feel lump in throat all the time--big lump on neck move up and down when i swallow; get very red and hurt a lot. what do i have? no one know. no doctor want see me. what i have?

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