Review: could Vitamin d cause Insomnia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
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, 40 have Insomnia. See who they are, when they have Insomnia 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.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 757,679 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 2,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 45 people (2.16%) have Insomnia.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Vitamin d * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (9 people, 20.00%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 15.56%)
- Hypothyroidism (7 people, 15.56%)
- Anxiety (6 people, 13.33%)
- Insomnia (5 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multivitamin (8 people, 17.78%)
- Calcium (7 people, 15.56%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 13.33%)
- Folic acid (6 people, 13.33%)
- Ambien (5 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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