Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Red face (Skin blushing/flushing)?
Summary: Red face 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 Niaspan, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,458 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Red face. Find out below who they are, when they have Red face and more.
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Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from 2,965 Vitamin b12 users)
Red face (a sudden reddening of the face, neck) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia. (latest reports from 45,017 Red face patients)
On Jan, 26, 2015: 2,458 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 40 people (1.63%) have Red Face.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Red face * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Red face||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Red face when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Red face||65.85%||34.15% |
Age of people who have Red face when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.45%||27.59%||24.14%||44.83% |
Severity of Red face when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Red face||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Red face ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Red face||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (4 people, 10.00%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (2 people, 5.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 5.00%)
- Acid reflux (2 people, 5.00%)
- Temporal lobe epilepsy (1 people, 2.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Niaspan (21 people, 52.50%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 32.50%)
- Vitamin e (11 people, 27.50%)
- Folic acid (9 people, 22.50%)
- Vitamin b6 (8 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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