Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Stomach pain (Abdominal pain)?
Summary: Stomach pain is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 2,481 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b12 from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Stomach pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach pain and more.
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Vitamin b12 has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency. (latest outcomes from 2,982 Vitamin b12 users)
Stomach pain has been reported by people with birth control, crohn's disease, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 78,050 Stomach pain patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 2,481 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 35 people (1.41%) have Stomach Pain.
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%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Stomach pain||78.95%||21.05% |
Age of people who have Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Stomach pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||5.56%||19.44%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
Severity of Stomach pain when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach pain||25.00%||37.50%||25.00%||12.50% |
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 (7 people, 20.00%)
- Crohn's disease (5 people, 14.29%)
- Depression (4 people, 11.43%)
- Vitamin d decreased (3 people, 8.57%)
- Migraine (3 people, 8.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (14 people, 40.00%)
- Vitamin d (14 people, 40.00%)
- Prednisone (12 people, 34.29%)
- Vitamin e (8 people, 22.86%)
- Carafate (6 people, 17.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Folic Acid, Methotrexate, Enbrel for a 51-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis. The patient has Nausea, Abdominal Pain
- A study of side effects of Seroquel Xr for a 41-year old woman with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Sleepy, Abdominal Pain, Headache (pain in head)
- A study of side effects of Vitamin B12 for a 29-year old woman with Vitamin B-12 Level. The patient has Dry Throat
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium, Vitamin D, Magnesium Sulfate In Plastic Container, Biotin, Vitamin B12, Cytomel, Singulair, Elavil, Omeprazole, Effexor Xr for a 41-year old woman with Osteoporosis, Chronic Depression, Migraine - Classic, Keratosis Pilaris, Asthma, Gerd. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of side effects of Wellbutrin for a 34-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Stomach Pain
Recent Vitamin b12 related drug comparison:
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