Review: could Vitamin d cause Facial palsy (Bell's palsy)?
Summary: Facial palsy is reported only by a few people who take Vitamin d.
We study 2,370 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Facial palsy. Find out below who they are, when they have Facial palsy and more.
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Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from 4,155 Vitamin d users)
Facial palsy (paralysis of face nerve) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression, pain. (latest reports from 5,613 Facial palsy patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 2,370 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 2 people (0.08%) have Facial Palsy.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Facial palsy * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Facial palsy||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Facial palsy when taking Vitamin d * :
|Facial palsy||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Facial palsy when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Facial palsy||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Facial palsy ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Facial palsy||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Narcolepsy (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vitamin d decreased (1 people, 50.00%)
- Facial nerve palsy (1 people, 50.00%)
- Deficiency - vitamin e (1 people, 50.00%)
- Sinus pain (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Provigil (1 people, 50.00%)
- Vitamin b12 (1 people, 50.00%)
- Zyrtec allergy (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Lutein, CoQ-10, Saccharomyces Boulardii, Vitamin B12, Chelated Magnesium, Vitamin D, Levaquin, Escitalopram, Atorvastatin Calcium, Climara, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 56-year old woman with Vision Problems, Cardiovascular Antioxidant, Lack Of Regular Bowel Movements, Low Energy, Muscle Pain, C4 Level, Infection, Depression, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Menopause, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Tendon Pain, Muscle Pain, Joint Stiffness
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Progesterone, Fish Oil, Baby Aspirin, Lipitor, Diovan, Atenolol, Plavix for a 64-year old man with Prostate Cancer Recurrent, Heart Attack, High Blood Cholesterol, Heart Rate Decreased, Blood Pressure Diastolic Abnormal, Heart Mri. The patient has Skin Rash
- A study of drug interactions between Plaquenil, Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Methotrexate, Lamictal for a 47-year old woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Seizures. The patient has Broken Jaw
- A study of drug interactions between Fenofibrate, Vitamin D, Calcium, Osteoscan, Acetazolamide for a 37-year old woman with Hypertriglyceridaemia, Vitamin D Decreased, Osteoporosis Postmenopausal, Glaucoma. The patient has Musculoskeletal Discomfort
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- Comparions of Vitamin D, Nystatin for a 70-year old woman who has Candidiasis
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