Review: could Vitamin c cause Dyspnoea?
Summary: Dyspnoea could be caused by Vitamin c, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Vitamin e, and have Sleep disorder due to a general medical condition.
We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 have Dyspnoea. Find out below who they are, when they have Dyspnoea and more.
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Vitamin c (latest outcomes from 1,449 users) has active ingredients of L-ascorbic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration) (latest reports from 1,332,072 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On Apr, 21, 2014: 1,088 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 51 people (4.69%) have Dyspnoea. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,332,300 people who have Dyspnoea on eHealthMe.
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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