Review: could Vitamin d cause Irregular heartbeat (Heart palpitations)?
Summary: Irregular heartbeat is found among people who take Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Calcium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 2,370 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Irregular heartbeat. Find out below who they are, when they have Irregular heartbeat and more.
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Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from 4,179 Vitamin d users)
Irregular heartbeat (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,180 Irregular heartbeat patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 2,342 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 34 people (1.45%) 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||16.00%||12.00%||24.00%||20.00%||24.00%||4.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Irregular heartbeat when taking Vitamin d * :
|Irregular heartbeat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.38%||28.12%||12.50%||25.00%||25.00% |
Severity of Irregular heartbeat when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Irregular heartbeat||12.00%||60.00%||24.00%||4.00% |
How people recovered from Irregular heartbeat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Irregular heartbeat||8.33%||0.00%||91.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (7 people, 20.59%)
- High blood cholesterol (4 people, 11.76%)
- Depression (4 people, 11.76%)
- Gerd (4 people, 11.76%)
- High blood pressure (3 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Calcium (8 people, 23.53%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 14.71%)
- Atenolol (4 people, 11.76%)
- Multivitamin (4 people, 11.76%)
- Synthroid (4 people, 11.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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