Review: could Xanax cause Vitamin b12 deficiency?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 54,703 people who take Xanax. Among them, 64 have Vitamin b12 deficiency. See who they are, when they have Vitamin b12 deficiency and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Xanax (latest outcomes from 58,692 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Xanax include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety aggravated, fatigue.
Vitamin b12 deficiency
Vitamin b12 deficiency (latest reports from 13,071 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 54,703 people reported to have side effects when taking Xanax. Among them, 64 people (0.12%) have Vitamin B12 Deficiency.
Time on Xanax when people have Vitamin b12 deficiency * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vitamin b12 deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Xanax * :
|Vitamin b12 deficiency||69.23%||30.77% |
Age of people who have Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Xanax * :
|Vitamin b12 deficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||6.56%||37.70%||8.20%||47.54% |
Severity of Vitamin b12 deficiency when taking Xanax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Vitamin b12 deficiency||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Vitamin b12 deficiency ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (19 people, 29.69%)
- Metastases to bone (15 people, 23.44%)
- Depression (14 people, 21.88%)
- Sleep disorder (13 people, 20.31%)
- Neoplasm malignant (12 people, 18.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (38 people, 59.38%)
- Zometa (31 people, 48.44%)
- Paxil (29 people, 45.31%)
- Ambien (21 people, 32.81%)
- Folic acid (19 people, 29.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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