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Review: could Vitamin b6 cause Frequent bowel movements (Diarrhea)?

Summary: Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Vitamin b6, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 2,625 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

Vitamin b6 has active ingredients of pyridoxine. It is often used in energy increased. (latest outcomes from 2,747 Vitamin b6 users)

Frequent bowel movements

Frequent bowel movements has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,330 Frequent bowel movements patients)

On Feb, 5, 2015: 2,625 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b6. Among them, 134 people (5.10%) have Frequent Bowel Movements.

Trend of Frequent bowel movements in Vitamin b6 reports

Time on Vitamin b6 when people have Frequent bowel movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Frequent bowel movements80.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%

Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 * :

FemaleMale
Frequent bowel movements55.88%44.12%

Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Frequent bowel movements0.00%0.00%0.00%1.89%6.60%11.32%25.47%54.72%

Severity of Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b6 ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Frequent bowel movements0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Frequent bowel movements ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (12 people, 8.96%)
  2. Hiv infection (11 people, 8.21%)
  3. Breast cancer (8 people, 5.97%)
  4. Prophylaxis (7 people, 5.22%)
  5. Hypertension (6 people, 4.48%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (22 people, 16.42%)
  2. Vitamin e (20 people, 14.93%)
  3. Ascorbic acid (20 people, 14.93%)
  4. Vitamin b-12 (16 people, 11.94%)
  5. Velcade (15 people, 11.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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