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Review: could Vitamin d cause Vertigo (Dizziness)?





Summary: Vertigo is found among people who take Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Multivitamin, and have Depression.

We study 2,214 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin d from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.

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Vitamin d

Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 4,023 users)

Vertigo

Vertigo has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.(view latest reports from 162,939 patients)

On Dec, 15, 2014: 2,214 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d. Among them, 97 people (4.38%) have Vertigo.

Trend of Vertigo in Vitamin d reports

Time on Vitamin d when people have Vertigo * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Vertigo11.11%25.93%14.81%19.75%20.99%7.41%0.00%

Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Vitamin d * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Vertigo0.00%0.00%0.00%2.08%9.38%25.00%29.17%34.38%

Severity of Vertigo when taking Vitamin d ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Vertigo17.44%59.30%18.60%4.65%

How people recovered from Vertigo ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Vertigo0.00%5.66%94.34%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (17 people, 17.53%)
  2. Vitamin d deficiency (16 people, 16.49%)
  3. Hypothyroidism (13 people, 13.40%)
  4. High blood pressure (13 people, 13.40%)
  5. High blood cholesterol (12 people, 12.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Multivitamin (18 people, 18.56%)
  2. Aspirin (16 people, 16.49%)
  3. Fish oil (15 people, 15.46%)
  4. Levothyroxine sodium (13 people, 13.40%)
  5. Vitamin c (13 people, 13.40%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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