Review: could Vitamin d cause Drowsiness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 2,085 people who take Vitamin d. Among them, 19 have Drowsiness. See who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Vitamin d (latest outcomes from 3,589 users) has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets, vitamin supplementation. Commonly reported side effects of Vitamin d include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, dizziness, memory loss, headache.
Drowsiness (latest reports from 483,305 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 1,954 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 19 people (0.97%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Drowsiness * :
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Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Vitamin d * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Vitamin d ** :
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How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (5 people, 26.32%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 21.05%)
- Constipation (4 people, 21.05%)
- Asthma (4 people, 21.05%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 15.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (5 people, 26.32%)
- Miralax (4 people, 21.05%)
- Calcium (3 people, 15.79%)
- Prednisone (3 people, 15.79%)
- Multivitamin (3 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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