Review: could Vitamin b12 cause Upset stomach?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,360 people who take Vitamin b12. Among them, 40 have Upset stomach. See who they are, when they have Upset stomach and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vitamin b12 (latest outcomes from 2,789 users) has active ingredients of cobalamin. It is often used in vitamin b12 deficiency, energy increased. Commonly reported side effects of Vitamin b12 include weakness, fatigue, nausea aggravated, nausea, fatigue aggravated.
Upset stomach (latest reports from 870,783 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain, type 2 diabetes.
On Feb, 14, 2014: 2,332 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12. Among them, 51 people (2.19%) have Upset Stomach.
Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Upset stomach * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Upset stomach||33.33%||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Upset stomach when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Upset stomach||63.33%||36.67% |
Age of people who have Upset stomach when taking Vitamin b12 * :
|Upset stomach||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.75%||14.04%||10.53%||26.32%||47.37% |
Severity of Upset stomach when taking Vitamin b12 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Upset stomach||25.00%||0.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Upset stomach ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Upset stomach||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (17 people, 33.33%)
- Crohn's disease (6 people, 11.76%)
- Non-small cell lung cancer (4 people, 7.84%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 5.88%)
- Hyperphosphataemia (2 people, 3.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (16 people, 31.37%)
- Folic acid (16 people, 31.37%)
- Prednisone (15 people, 29.41%)
- Levaquin (15 people, 29.41%)
- Coumadin (12 people, 23.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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