Review: could Vitamin d cause Irregular heartbeat?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 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, 25 have Irregular heartbeat. See who they are, when they have Irregular heartbeat 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.
Irregular heartbeat (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 305,340 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 1,954 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 25 people (1.28%) have Irregular Heartbeat.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Irregular heartbeat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Irregular heartbeat||25.00%||12.50%||12.50%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Vitamin d * :
|Irregular heartbeat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.70%||30.43%||4.35%||26.09%||30.43% |
Severity of Irregular heartbeat when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irregular heartbeat||12.50%||50.00%||31.25%||6.25% |
How people recovered from Irregular heartbeat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Irregular heartbeat||28.57%||0.00%||71.43% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (5 people, 20.00%)
- Gerd (4 people, 16.00%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 12.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (3 people, 12.00%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (3 people, 12.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium (6 people, 24.00%)
- Nexium (4 people, 16.00%)
- Atenolol (4 people, 16.00%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 16.00%)
- Vitamin b12 (4 people, 16.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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