Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Stomach pain?
Summary: Stomach pain could be caused by Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,344 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Stomach pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach pain and more.
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Vitamin b12 (latest outcomes from 2,821 users) has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency.
Stomach pain (latest reports from 613,127 patients) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 2,384 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 31 people (1.30%) have Stomach Pain. They amount to 0.01% of all the 612,562 people who have Stomach Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Stomach pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stomach pain||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Stomach pain||76.47%||23.53% |
Age of people who have Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Stomach pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.25%||18.75%||18.75%||28.12%||28.12% |
Severity of Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach pain||50.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Stomach pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stomach pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (6 people, 19.35%)
- Crohn's disease (5 people, 16.13%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (3 people, 9.68%)
- Depression (2 people, 6.45%)
- Pain (2 people, 6.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (13 people, 41.94%)
- Prednisone (12 people, 38.71%)
- Vitamin d (11 people, 35.48%)
- Vitamin e (7 people, 22.58%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 19.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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