Review: could Vitamin c cause White blood cell count increased?
Summary: White blood cell count increased could be caused by Vitamin c, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Gleevec, and have Hiv infection.
We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin c from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have White blood cell count increased. Find out below who they are, when they have White blood cell count increased and more.
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On Apr, 11, 2014: 1,102 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin c. Among them, 5 people (0.45%) have White Blood Cell Count Increased. They amount to 0.00% of all the 130,738 people who have White Blood Cell Count Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin c when people have White blood cell count increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|White blood cell count increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have White blood cell count increased when taking Vitamin c * :
|White blood cell count increased||20.00%||80.00% |
Age of people who have White blood cell count increased when taking Vitamin c * :
|White blood cell count increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||60.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gleevec (2 people, 40.00%)
- Synthroid (2 people, 40.00%)
- Ibuprofen (2 people, 40.00%)
- Prilosec (2 people, 40.00%)
- Sulpyrine (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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