Review: could Vitamin d cause Sudden hearing loss?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 1, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.3/4
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, 3 have Sudden hearing loss. See who they are, when they have Sudden hearing loss 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 d abnormal. Commonly reported side effects of Vitamin d include fatigue, fatigue aggravated, dizziness, memory loss, headache.
Sudden hearing loss
Sudden hearing loss (latest reports from 3,410 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, depression.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 2,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 3 people (0.14%) have Sudden Hearing Loss.
Time on Vitamin d when people have Sudden hearing loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sudden hearing loss||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sudden hearing loss when taking Vitamin d * :
|Sudden hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
Severity of Sudden hearing loss when taking Vitamin d ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sudden hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||66.67%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Sudden hearing loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sudden hearing loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 66.67%)
- Low thyroid (1 people, 33.33%)
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 33.33%)
- Preventive health care (1 people, 33.33%)
- Sleepiness - during the day (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin b12 (2 people, 66.67%)
- Lisinopril (2 people, 66.67%)
- Vitamin c (2 people, 66.67%)
- Folic acid (2 people, 66.67%)
- Dyazide (2 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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No wonder they are having side effects if they are taking all that stuff!!.
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