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 1,167 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 health. (latest outcomes from 1,543 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 Apr, 8, 2015: 1,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 51 people (4.37%) 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:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Aspirin for a 71-year old man with Blood Thinner. The patient has Shortness Of Breath
- A study of side effects of Vitamin C for a 22-year old woman with Fibroadenoma - Breast. The patient has Fibroadenoma Of Breast
- A study of side effects of Vitamin C for a 45-year old man with Flu. The patient has Dermatitis Atopic, Abdominal Pain Aggravated, Rosacea, Hypercholesterolaemia Aggravated
- A study of drug interactions between Zanaflex, Klonopin, Vicodin, Fentanyl-50, Sinemet Cr, Seroquel, Depakote Er for a 58-year old woman with Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Chronic Pain, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Parkinson's Disease, Psychosis. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Muscle Cramps Aggravated, Sweating Fever, Congestive Heart Failure, Hallucinations
- A study of drug interactions between Omega 3, Vitamin B12, Vitamin C, Vitamin D for a 18-year old boy with Urticaria Cholinergic. The patient has Hives
Recent Vitamin c related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Vitamin C, Alpha - Lipoic Acid for a 19-year old girl who has Na
- 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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