Review: could Vitamin c cause Dyspnoea (Breathing difficulty)?
Summary: Dyspnoea is found among people who take Vitamin c, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Vitamin e, and have Sleep disorder.
We study 1,163 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Dyspnoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Dyspnoea and more.
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Vitamin c has active ingredients of L-ascorbic acid. It is often used in immune enhancement therapy. (latest outcomes from 1,536 Vitamin c users)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest reports from 211,351 Dyspnoea patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 1,154 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 51 people (4.42%) have Dyspnoea.
Time on Vitamin c when people have Dyspnoea * :
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Gender of people who have Dyspnoea when taking Vitamin c * :
Age of people who have Dyspnoea when taking Vitamin c * :
Severity of Dyspnoea when taking Vitamin c ** :
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How people recovered from Dyspnoea ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sleep disorder due to a general medical condition (2 people, 3.92%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 3.92%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 3.92%)
- Vitamin d (1 people, 1.96%)
- Stent (1 people, 1.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin e (29 people, 56.86%)
- Aspirin (20 people, 39.22%)
- Calcium (10 people, 19.61%)
- Lipitor (9 people, 17.65%)
- Folic acid (7 people, 13.73%)
* 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:
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- A study of side effects of Cefdinir for a 55-year old woman with Infection - Kidney. The patient has Difficulty Breathing
- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Victoza for a 35-year old woman with Diabetes. The patient has Dizziness, Nausea, Heart Palpitations, Breathing Difficulty, Chills, Diarrhea, Fatigue
- A study of drug interactions between Atorvastatin Calcium, Levothyroxine Sodium, Dilantin for a 66-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Hypothyroidism, Seizure - Grand Mal. The patient has Finger Cramps, No Energy, Difficulty Breathing, Irritability, Sensitivity To The Cold
- A study of side effects of Menadione for a 33-year old woman with Routine Health Maintenance. The patient has High Blood Glucose Level (high blood sugar), Dizziness, Shortness Of Breath, Stomach Pain, Vomiting Projectile
Recent Vitamin c related drug comparison:
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- Comparions of Vitamin C, Provera for a 38-year old woman who has Infertility
- Comparions of Flaxseed Oil, Fish Oil, Aspirin, Vitamin C, Centrum Silver for a 56-year old man who has Enzyme Supplementation
- Comparions of Fish Oil, Aspirin, Flaxseed Oil, Vitamin C, Centrum Silver for a 72-year old man who has Vitamin D Decreased
- Comparions of Vitamin C, Xarelto for a 62-year old man who has DVT
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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