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Review: could Vitamin d cause Drowsiness?

Summary: Drowsiness could be caused by Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Aspirin, and have Depression.

We study 1,922 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 1,922 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 19 people (0.99%) have Drowsiness. They amount to 0.00% of all the 491,252 people who have Drowsiness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Drowsiness in Vitamin d reports

Time on Vitamin d when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness0.00%7.69%7.69%46.15%15.38%23.08%0.00%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Vitamin d * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.26%26.32%15.79%52.63%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Vitamin d ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness0.00%40.00%53.33%6.67%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness0.00%14.29%85.71%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (5 people, 26.32%)
  2. Hypertension (4 people, 21.05%)
  3. Constipation (4 people, 21.05%)
  4. Asthma (4 people, 21.05%)
  5. Anxiety (3 people, 15.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (5 people, 26.32%)
  2. Miralax (4 people, 21.05%)
  3. Calcium (3 people, 15.79%)
  4. Prednisone (3 people, 15.79%)
  5. Multivitamin (3 people, 15.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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