Review: could Vitamin c cause Pancreatitis?
Summary: Pancreatitis could be caused by Vitamin c, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take Vitamin e.
We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis 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.
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) (latest reports from 196,443 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, bipolar disorder.
On Apr, 15, 2014: 1,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 8 people (0.73%) have Pancreatitis. They amount to 0.00% of all the 196,391 people who have Pancreatitis on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin c when people have Pancreatitis * :
Gender of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Vitamin c * :
Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Vitamin c * :
Severity of Pancreatitis when taking Vitamin c ** :
How people recovered from Pancreatitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin e (5 people, 62.50%)
- Ibuprofen (4 people, 50.00%)
- Multi-vitamins (3 people, 37.50%)
- Imdur (3 people, 37.50%)
- Glucophage (3 people, 37.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid) is often used for vitamin supplementation. Find out below the conditions Vitamin C is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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