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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Multivitamin, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Multivitamin side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Multivitamin.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Multivitamin side effects are:
Fatigue (1 reports)

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Multivitamin Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Multivitamin reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Multivitamin on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Migraine, Headache, Asthenia, Infusion Related Reaction, Eye Irritation, Eye Pain, Visual Field Defect, Gait Disturbance
on May 29, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 158.0 lb, was treated with Multivitamin (daily Multivitamin). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: migraine, headache, asthenia, infusion related reaction, eye irritation, eye pain, visual field defect, gait disturbance. Multivitamin (daily Multivitamin) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Naproxen
  • Omeprazole
  • Miralax
  • Famotidine
  • Acetaminophen
  • Diphenhydramine Hcl
  • Benadryl
  • Privigen
Patient was hospitalized.

Product Quality Issue, Balance Disorder, Dysstasia, Dehydration
Patient was taking Multivitamin /00831701/ (vitamins Nos). Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: product quality issue, balance disorder, dysstasia, dehydration on Jun 04, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 69 years of age, weighting 145.1 lb, . Multivitamin /00831701/ (vitamins Nos) dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Egcg (egcg)
  • Albuterol
  • Mucinex
  • Alendronate Sodium
  • Metamucil /00029101/ (plantago Ovata) Capsule
  • Combivent (ipratropium Bromide, Salbutamol Sulfate) Inhaler
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Ampyra (10 Mg, Oral)
Patient was hospitalized.

Full Blood Count Decreased, Haemoglobin Decreased
Adverse event was reported on Oct 25, 2011 by a Female taking Multivitamin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, weighting 10.08 lb, After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: full blood count decreased, haemoglobin decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Gas-x (dimeticone, Activated)
  • Nexium
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Zometa
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Vitamin B12
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, X 21 Days, Po, 5 Mg, X 21 Days, Po)
  • Benadryl


Platelet Count Decreased, Multiple Myeloma, Oedema Peripheral
on Jun 11, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 78 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin (ascorbic Acid). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: platelet count decreased, multiple myeloma, oedema peripheral. Multivitamin (ascorbic Acid) dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.


Dermatitis Bullous
on Oct 06, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 61 years of age, weighting 192.0 lb, was treated with Multivitamin. Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: dermatitis bullous. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Lyrica
  • Zometa
  • Zofran
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days, Po)
  • Acyclovir
  • Amlodipine
  • Singulair
  • Lovaza


Pregnancy With Injectable Contraceptive, Product Quality Issue, Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy
Patient was taking Multivitamin B1 And B12. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: pregnancy with injectable contraceptive, product quality issue, maternal exposure during pregnancy on Jun 04, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 29 years of age, . Multivitamin B1 And B12 dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Penis Disorder, Penile Oedema, Incorrect Dose Administered, Penile Vascular Disorder
Adverse event was reported on Jun 18, 2012 by a Male taking Multivitamins And Iron (Dosage: Unk) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 245.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: penis disorder, penile oedema, incorrect dose administered, penile vascular disorder.
Associated medications used:

Confusional State
on May 20, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 82 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin. Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: confusional state. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Prednisone Tab
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 28 Days, Po)
  • Donepezil Hcl
  • Citracal +(citracal + D)
  • Wal-zyr (cetirizine Hydrochloride)
  • Danazol
  • Namenda
  • Temazepam
Patient was hospitalized.

Product Quality Issue, Off Label Use, Viith Nerve Paralysis
on May 28, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 61 years of age, weighting 101.4 lb, was treated with Multivitamin. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: product quality issue, off label use, viith nerve paralysis. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Aspirin
  • Dysport
  • Dysport
  • Revatio
  • Veletri (eporostenol Sodium)
  • Tiazac
  • Dysport (80 Units (80 Units, Single Cycle), Intramuscular)


Syncope, Hypotension
Patient was taking Multivitamin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: syncope, hypotension on May 19, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, weighting 295.4 lb, . Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Vitamin D
  • Immodium (loperamide)
  • Lenalidomide (25 Mg, Q14 Days, Po; 25 Mg, Q14 Days, Po)
  • Flaxseed Oil (linseed Oil)
  • Synthroid
  • Lipitor
  • Lasix
  • Toprol-xl
Patient was hospitalized.

Diverticulitis
Adverse event was reported on Sep 29, 2011 by a Male taking Multivitamin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 51 years of age, weighting 224.0 lb, Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: diverticulitis.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Omeprazole
  • Ditiazem (diltiazem)
  • Atenolol
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, 21 Day Cycle, Po)
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, 21 Day Cycle, Po)
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, For 21 Days, Po, 25 Mg, 21 Day Cycle, Po)
  • Acyclovir
Patient was hospitalized.

Osteonecrosis Of Jaw
on May 03, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 75 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin /00097801/. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: osteonecrosis of jaw. Multivitamin /00097801/ dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Gait Disturbance
on Mar 08, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 84 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin /00097801/. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: gait disturbance. Multivitamin /00097801/ dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:

Constipation, Hypertension, Anxiety, Hyperlipidaemia, Osteoarthritis, Neuropathy Peripheral, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Urinary Tract Infection
Patient was taking Multivitamin With Iron. Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: constipation, hypertension, anxiety, hyperlipidaemia, osteoarthritis, neuropathy peripheral, iron deficiency anaemia, diabetes mellitus, urinary tract infection on Jun 01, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 57 years of age, . Multivitamin With Iron dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Pentoxifylline
  • Lipitor
  • Toprol-xl
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Hydroxyzine
  • Accupril


Red Blood Cell Count Decreased
Adverse event was reported on May 31, 2011 by a Female taking Multivitamin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 79 years of age, After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: red blood cell count decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Coumadin
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Glucosamine (glucosamine) (
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po; 10 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po)
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po; 10 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po)
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Decadron
  • Valtrex


Nervousness, Thrombosis, Injury, Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis, Emotional Distress, Depression
on Jun 04, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 29 years of age, was treated with Multivitamins And Iron. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: nervousness, thrombosis, injury, mesenteric vein thrombosis, emotional distress, depression. Multivitamins And Iron dosage: Unk Unk, Qd.
Associated medications used:
  • Crestor (5 Mg, Qd)
  • Ibuprofen (3 Tablets Daily)
  • Prevacid (30 Mg, Qd)
  • Drospirenone And Ethinyl Estradiol (Unk)
  • Flonase (Unk Unk, Prn)
Patient was hospitalized.

Bacteraemia, Anaemia, Pneumonia Pneumococcal
on Aug 03, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 82 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin. Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: bacteraemia, anaemia, pneumonia pneumococcal. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Pamidronate Disodium
  • Aspirin
  • Revlimid (See Image)
  • Revlimid (See Image)
  • Revlimid (See Image)
  • Dexamethasone
  • Sodium Chloride
Patient was hospitalized.

Urinary Tract Infection, Haemoglobin Decreased, Hypertension, Cellulitis
Patient was taking Multivitamin. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: urinary tract infection, haemoglobin decreased, hypertension, cellulitis on Mar 18, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 83 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, . Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lovastatin
  • Vitamin B Complex (b-komplex)
  • Glipizide
  • Metfformin Hydrochloride
  • Glucosamine W/chondroitin (chondroitin Sodium Sulfate W/glucosamine Hc
  • Dexamethasone
  • Aspirin
  • Calcium W/vitamin D (calcium D3)
Patient was hospitalized.

Constipation, Thrombosis, Headache, Chest Pain, Hypoaesthesia, Paraesthesia
Adverse event was reported on Feb 11, 2011 by a Male taking Multivitamin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 65 years of age, weighting 162.3 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: constipation, thrombosis, headache, chest pain, hypoaesthesia, paraesthesia.
Associated medications used:
  • Revlimid (5 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po ; 10 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Po ; 25 Mg, Daily X 21 Days, Po)
Patient was hospitalized.

Chest Discomfort
on Feb 15, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin. Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: chest discomfort. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Revlimid (25 Mg, X 21 Days, Po)
  • Lopid
  • Omega 3 Fatty Acid (fish Oil)


Pain, Plasmacytoma
on Mar 29, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 76 years of age, weighting 98.00 lb, was treated with Multivitamin. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: pain, plasmacytoma. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Dilaudid
  • Arformoterol (argormoterol)
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days Then Off 7 Days, Po; 10 Mg, Daily X21 Days , And 7 Days Off, Po)
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days Then Off 7 Days, Po; 10 Mg, Daily X21 Days , And 7 Days Off, Po)
  • Dexamethasone
  • Prilosec
  • Fentanyl
  • Vitamin D
Patient was hospitalized.

Skin Exfoliation, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Dry Skin
Patient was taking Multivitamin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: skin exfoliation, deep vein thrombosis, dry skin on May 13, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 81 years of age, weighting 111.0 lb, . Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Advair Hfa
  • Transfusion (blood And Related Products)
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days With 7 Days Off,po ; 10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days With 7 Days Off, Po)
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days With 7 Days Off,po ; 10 Mg, Daily For 21 Days With 7 Days Off, Po)
  • Aspirin
  • Astelin
  • Antibiotics (antibiotics)
  • Ibuprofen (advil)
Patient was hospitalized.

Skin Infection, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
Adverse event was reported on Mar 11, 2011 by a Male taking Multivitamin (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 71 years of age, Patient felt the following Multivitamin side effects: skin infection, upper respiratory tract infection.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Dexamethasone
  • Flomax
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Tylenol #3 (paracetamol)
  • Vitamin B Complex (2-komplex ^leciva^)
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Zometa
Patient was hospitalized.

Muscular Weakness
on Sep 26, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 73 years of age, was treated with Multivitamin. After Multivitamin was administered, patient encountered several Multivitamin side effects: muscular weakness. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Revlimid (10 Mg, Days 1-21/28 Day Cycle, Po)


Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
on May 21, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 81 years of age, weighting 172.0 lb, was treated with Multivitamin. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Multivitamin side effects: gastrointestinal haemorrhage. Multivitamin dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

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Eba Multivitamin Supplement By Saratoga Therapeutics LLC: Recall - Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk Components

 

[Posted 04/26/2013]

AUDIENCE: Consumer, Patient, Health Professional

ISSUE: Saratoga Therapeutics, LLC of North Wales, PA recalled 900 bottles of ebA Multivitamin Supplement because they may contain undeclared milk components – milk protein(s) and lactose. The label lists the product as being free of milk components. People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction and people who have lactose intolerance run the risk of gastrointestinal symptoms if they consume ebA Multivitamin Supplement.

Affected lot numbers include #0912164 expiration date 12/12 and #1110354 expiration date 10/14.

BACKGROUND: ebA Multivitamin Supplement was distributed nationwide and in Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, England, Finland, Ireland, Malaysia, Switzerland, and Tasmania. and reached consumers by mail order, fax order, internet sales and doctors' office sales. The vitamins are packaged in a white plastic bottle with white, green and blue labeling. The expiration date is listed beneath the Warning section on the label.

RECOMMENDATION: Consumers who have purchased ebA Multivitamin Supplement may return any unused portion of the product to Saratoga Therapeutics, LLC for a refund. Contact the company at info@ebAMultivitamin.com or 215-661-9044 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. east coast time to request mailing materials and/or for any questions.

Healthcare professionals and patients are encouraged to report adverse events or side effects related to the use of these products to the FDA's MedWatch Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program:

  • Complete and submit the report Online: www.fda.gov/MedWatch/report.htm
  • Download form or call 1-800-332-1088 to request a reporting form, then complete and return to the address on the pre-addressed form, or submit by fax to 1-800-FDA-0178

[04/23/2013 - Press Release - Saratoga Therapeutics]
 

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