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Review: could Vitamin c cause Vertigo?

Summary: Vertigo could be caused by Vitamin c, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take Vitamin e, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.

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Vitamin c

Vitamin c (latest outcomes from 1,449 users) has active ingredients of L-ascorbic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.

Vertigo

Vertigo (latest reports from 1,288,803 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.

On Apr, 7, 2014: 1,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 33 people (2.99%) have Vertigo. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,285,938 people who have Vertigo on eHealthMe.

Trend of Vertigo in Vitamin c reports

Time on Vitamin c when people have Vertigo * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vertigo6.67%13.33%20.00%0.00%26.67%0.00%33.33%

Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Vitamin c * :

FemaleMale
Vertigo81.82%18.18%

Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Vitamin c * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vertigo0.00%0.00%3.33%3.33%6.67%10.00%16.67%60.00%

Severity of Vertigo when taking Vitamin c ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vertigo12.50%62.50%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Vertigo ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vertigo10.00%0.00%90.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (9 people, 27.27%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 12.12%)
  3. Vitamin d deficiency (4 people, 12.12%)
  4. High blood pressure (3 people, 9.09%)
  5. Health (3 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vitamin e (12 people, 36.36%)
  2. Vitamin d (11 people, 33.33%)
  3. Aspirin (9 people, 27.27%)
  4. Calcium (6 people, 18.18%)
  5. Multivitamin (6 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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