Vitamin d and Constipation - from FDA reports


Summary

Constipation is found among people who take Vitamin d, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Calcium, and have Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Vitamin d. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 63,053 people who have side effects when taking Vitamin d from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 21, 2017

63,053 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d.
Among them, 1,460 people (2.32%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Constipation?

Time on Vitamin d when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 30 %
  • 10+ years: 20 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Vitamin d *:

  • female: 75.26 %
  • male: 24.74 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.09 %
  • 2-9: 0.28 %
  • 10-19: 1.49 %
  • 20-29: 2.05 %
  • 30-39: 3.91 %
  • 40-49: 10.61 %
  • 50-59: 18.9 %
  • 60+: 62.66 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (180 people, 12.33%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (167 people, 11.44%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (129 people, 8.84%)
  • Pain (126 people, 8.63%)
  • High Blood Pressure (121 people, 8.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Calcium (312 people, 21.37%)
  • Vitamin B12 (189 people, 12.95%)
  • Vitamin C (162 people, 11.10%)
  • Synthroid (155 people, 10.62%)
  • Fish Oil (142 people, 9.73%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (413 people, 28.29%)
  • Nausea (330 people, 22.60%)
  • Diarrhea (330 people, 22.60%)
  • Weakness (280 people, 19.18%)
  • Headache (233 people, 15.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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