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Review: could Vitamin e cause Chest pain?

Summary: Chest pain could be caused by Vitamin e, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis.

We study 16,290 people who have side effects while taking Vitamin e from FDA and social media. Among them, 784 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain and more.

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Vitamin e

Vitamin e (latest outcomes from 16,464 users) has active ingredients of tocopherols and tocotrienols. It is often used in general physical condition abnormal.

Chest pain

Chest pain (latest reports from 917,740 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.

On Apr, 17, 2014: 16,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin e. Among them, 784 people (4.80%) have Chest Pain. They amount to 0.09% of all the 917,552 people who have Chest Pain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Chest pain in Vitamin e reports

Time on Vitamin e when people have Chest pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chest pain33.33%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%

Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Vitamin e * :

FemaleMale
Chest pain63.13%36.87%

Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Vitamin e * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest pain0.14%0.28%0.00%0.42%1.94%13.02%22.58%61.63%

Severity of Chest pain when taking Vitamin e ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chest pain0.00%80.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Chest pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Chest pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Osteoporosis (38 people, 4.85%)
  2. Hypertension (23 people, 2.93%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (20 people, 2.55%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (17 people, 2.17%)
  5. Vitamin supplementation (17 people, 2.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (252 people, 32.14%)
  2. Ascorbic acid (175 people, 22.32%)
  3. Lipitor (117 people, 14.92%)
  4. Multi-vitamin (101 people, 12.88%)
  5. Folic acid (92 people, 11.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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