Review: could Vitamin d cause Stress and anxiety?
Summary: Stress and anxiety could be caused by Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Multivitamin, and have Depression.
We study 1,922 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 50 have Stress and anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Stress and anxiety and more.
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On Apr, 12, 2014: 1,922 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 50 people (2.60%) have Stress And Anxiety. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,283,771 people who have Stress And Anxiety on eHealthMe.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Stress and anxiety * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stress and anxiety||5.71%||22.86%||8.57%||25.71%||22.86%||5.71%||8.57% |
Age of people who have Stress and anxiety when taking Vitamin d * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.53%||17.02%||27.66%||29.79% |
Severity of Stress and anxiety when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stress and anxiety||5.26%||44.74%||44.74%||5.26% |
How people recovered from Stress and anxiety ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (13 people, 26.00%)
- Vitamin d deficiency (9 people, 18.00%)
- Health (9 people, 18.00%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 18.00%)
- Hypertension (7 people, 14.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multivitamin (11 people, 22.00%)
- Fish oil (8 people, 16.00%)
- Neurontin (8 people, 16.00%)
- Ambien (6 people, 12.00%)
- Calcium (6 people, 12.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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