Review: could Vitamin d cause Irregular heart beat?
Summary: Irregular heart beat could be caused by Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Calcium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 1,922 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Irregular heart beat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heart beat and more.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 1,922 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 6 people (0.31%) have Irregular Heart Beat. They amount to 0.01% of all the 87,046 people who have Irregular Heart Beat on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Irregular heart beat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Irregular heart beat when taking Vitamin d * :
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||16.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Irregular heart beat when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irregular heart beat||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Irregular heart beat ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood pressure (2 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (2 people, 33.33%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 16.67%)
- Constipation (1 people, 16.67%)
- Prostate cancer (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium (2 people, 33.33%)
- Glucosamine (2 people, 33.33%)
- Dulcolax (1 people, 16.67%)
- Fluoxetine (1 people, 16.67%)
- Colace (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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