Will you have Gout with Vitamin d - from FDA reports

Summary

Gout 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 Humira, and have High blood pressure. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 106,985 people who have side effects when taking Vitamin d from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on ergocalciferol (the active ingredients of Vitamin d) and Vitamin d (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Gout are also considered in the study.

What is Vitamin d?

Vitamin d has active ingredients of ergocalciferol. It is often used in rickets. (latest outcomes from Vitamin d 112,368 users)

What is Gout?

Gout (uric acid crystals building up in the body) has been reported by people with gout, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 30,949 Gout patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 11, 2019

106,985 people reported to have side effects when taking Vitamin d.
Among them, 207 people (0.19%) have Gout


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Vitamin d cause Gout?

Time on Vitamin d when people have Gout *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 100 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

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

  • female: 64.14 %
  • male: 35.86 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.72 %
  • 10-19: 0.72 %
  • 20-29: 0.72 %
  • 30-39: 0.72 %
  • 40-49: 2.16 %
  • 50-59: 19.42 %
  • 60+: 75.54 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure: 41 people, 19.81%
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 29 people, 14.01%
  3. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 23 people, 11.11%
  4. High Blood Cholesterol: 21 people, 10.14%
  5. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe): 16 people, 7.73%
  6. Pain: 15 people, 7.25%
  7. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 13 people, 6.28%
  8. Diabetes: 13 people, 6.28%
  9. Chest Pain: 11 people, 5.31%
  10. Depression: 10 people, 4.83%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Humira: 31 people, 14.98%
  2. Amlodipine: 25 people, 12.08%
  3. Synthroid: 25 people, 12.08%
  4. Tylenol: 23 people, 11.11%
  5. Calcium: 23 people, 11.11%
  6. Vitamin B12: 22 people, 10.63%
  7. Enbrel: 18 people, 8.70%
  8. Potassium: 16 people, 7.73%
  9. Nexium: 16 people, 7.73%
  10. Protonix: 16 people, 7.73%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 34 people, 16.43%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 34 people, 16.43%
  3. Drug Ineffective: 31 people, 14.98%
  4. Pain: 30 people, 14.49%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 24 people, 11.59%
  6. Weight Decreased: 24 people, 11.59%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 23 people, 11.11%
  8. Weakness: 22 people, 10.63%
  9. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 21 people, 10.14%
  10. Diarrhea: 21 people, 10.14%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Gout with Vitamin d

Severity of Gout *:
  • least: 16.67 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 16.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %
How people recovered from Gout *:
  • while on drug: 16.67 %
  • after off the drug: 16.67 %
  • not yet: 66.67 %
Effectiveness of Vitamin d when people have Gout *:
  • not at all: 0.0 %
  • somewhat: 50 %
  • moderate: 25 %
  • high: 25 %
  • very high: 0.0 %
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 0.0 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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