Review: could Vitamin c cause High blood potassium level (Hyperkalemia)?
Summary: High blood potassium level is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin c.
We study 1,167 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have High blood potassium level. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood potassium level 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)
High blood potassium level
On Apr, 10, 2015: 1,167 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 2 people (0.17%) have High Blood Potassium Level.
Time on Vitamin c when people have High blood potassium level * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood potassium level||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood potassium level when taking Vitamin c * :
|High blood potassium level||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have High blood potassium level when taking Vitamin c * :
|High blood potassium level||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Energy increased (1 people, 50.00%)
- Headache (1 people, 50.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 50.00%)
- Triglyceride level (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ibuprofen (2 people, 100.00%)
- Pepcid (1 people, 50.00%)
- Aldactone (1 people, 50.00%)
- Colace (1 people, 50.00%)
- Prevacid (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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