Review: could Vitamin b6 cause Frequent bowel movements?
We study 2,609 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin b6 from FDA and social media. Among them, 179 have Frequent bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Frequent bowel movements and more.
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Vitamin b6 (latest outcomes from 2,729 users) has active ingredients of pyridoxine. It is often used in energy increased.
Frequent bowel movements
Frequent bowel movements (latest reports from 1,102,477 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Jul, 28, 2014: 2,609 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b6. Among them, 134 people (5.14%) have Frequent Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.01% of all the 1,102,477 people who have Frequent Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin b6 when people have Frequent bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Frequent bowel movements||80.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 * :
|Frequent bowel movements||55.88%||44.12% |
Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 * :
|Frequent bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.89%||6.60%||11.32%||25.47%||54.72% |
Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Frequent bowel movements||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (12 people, 8.96%)
- Hiv infection (11 people, 8.21%)
- Breast cancer (8 people, 5.97%)
- Prophylaxis (7 people, 5.22%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 4.48%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (22 people, 16.42%)
- Vitamin e (20 people, 14.93%)
- Ascorbic acid (20 people, 14.93%)
- Vitamin b-12 (16 people, 11.94%)
- Velcade (15 people, 11.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I'm not sure what state you live in but I have researched this same issue and THC the active ingredient in Marijuana and a few other active chemicals will calm the stomach and increase appetite. I'm not a user but I am considering it under medical advice.
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