Vitamin b12 and Frequent bowel movements - from FDA reports


Summary

Frequent bowel movements is found among people who take Vitamin b12, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Crohn's disease. This review analyzes which people have Frequent bowel movements with Vitamin b12. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33,497 people who have side effects when taking Vitamin b12 from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 18, 2017

33,497 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin b12.
Among them, 2,248 people (6.71%) have Frequent bowel movements


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin b12 cause Frequent bowel movements?

Time on Vitamin b12 when people have Frequent bowel movements *:

  • < 1 month: 58.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b12 *:

  • female: 70.46 %
  • male: 29.54 %

Age of people who have Frequent bowel movements when taking Vitamin b12 *:

  • 0-1: 0.17 %
  • 2-9: 0.35 %
  • 10-19: 0.35 %
  • 20-29: 2.48 %
  • 30-39: 5.2 %
  • 40-49: 10.85 %
  • 50-59: 20.27 %
  • 60+: 60.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Crohn's Disease (316 people, 14.06%)
  • High Blood Pressure (189 people, 8.41%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (177 people, 7.87%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (176 people, 7.83%)
  • Pain (164 people, 7.30%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (520 people, 23.13%)
  • Vitamin D3 (409 people, 18.19%)
  • Humira (294 people, 13.08%)
  • Vitamin C (275 people, 12.23%)
  • Calcium (256 people, 11.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (610 people, 27.14%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (432 people, 19.22%)
  • Weakness (341 people, 15.17%)
  • Headache (292 people, 12.99%)
  • Abdominal Pain (292 people, 12.99%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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