Review: could Vitamins cause Choking (Acute upper airway obstruction)?
Summary: Choking is found among people who take Vitamins, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Multi-vitamins, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease. We study 38,376 people who have side effects while taking Vitamins from FDA and social media. Among them, 92 have Choking. Find out below who they are, when they have Choking and more.
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Vitamins has active ingredients of ascorbic acid; biotin; cyanocobalamin; dexpanthenol; ergocalciferol; folic acid; niacinamide; pyridoxine hydrochloride; riboflavin phosphate sodium; thiamine hydrochloride; vitamin a; vitamin e. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from 38,521 Vitamins users)
Choking (mechanical obstruction of the flow of air from the environment into the lungs) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 5,272 Choking patients)
On May, 5, 2015: 38,376 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamins. Among them, 92 people (0.24%) have Choking.
Time on Vitamins when people have Choking * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Choking when taking Vitamins * :
Severity of Choking when taking Vitamins ** :
How people recovered from Choking ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (8 people, 8.70%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (8 people, 8.70%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 7.61%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 5.43%)
- Weight control (5 people, 5.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Multi-vitamins (45 people, 48.91%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 25.00%)
- Calcium (14 people, 15.22%)
- Fosamax (12 people, 13.04%)
- Lisinopril (10 people, 10.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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