Review: could Vitamin d cause Charley horse?
We study 2,068 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Charley horse and more.
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Vitamin d (latest outcomes from 3,829 users) has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets.
Charley horse (painful spasms or cramps in the leg muscles) (latest reports from 30 patients) has been reported by people with depression, hyperthyroidism, sleep disorder, asthma, muscle spasms.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 2,043 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 1 people (0.05%) has Charley Horse. They amount to 3.33% of all the 30 people who have Charley Horse on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Charley horse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Charley horse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Charley horse when taking Vitamin d * :
|Charley horse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Charley horse when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Charley horse||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Charley horse ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Charley horse||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Mood disorder (1 people, 100.00%)
- Migraine (1 people, 100.00%)
- Asthma (1 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amitriptyline hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
- Dulera (1 people, 100.00%)
- Spiriva (1 people, 100.00%)
- Lamictal (1 people, 100.00%)
- Celexa (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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