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Can some vitamins cause drowsiness?

Can some vitamins cause drowsiness?

It depends: Vitamins consumed in whole foods by themselves should not cause drowsiness. Taken in pill form, they may be combined with other compounds that can be contributing to drowsiness. Consult with a physician regarding your vitamin usage. ...Read more

Dr. Marsha Davis
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Being tired is common during pregnancy, especially in the first few months and then towards the end. Exercise, rest, and proper diet all may reduce the degree of tiredness that you feel. It may help to take ...Read more


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Does taking vitamin d supplement causes sleepiness?

Does taking vitamin d supplement causes sleepiness?

NO: Vit. D is remarkably safe & sleepiness is not a known side effect. Side effects are very rare unless one takes toxic doses. I did find some reports of anxiety experienced by some after taking vit. D which is apparently a sign of magnesium deficiency remedied with magnesium. It's possible for someone to be allergic to fillers & binders in supplements so if it makes you sleepy try a different form. ...Read more

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Please tell me what vitamin deficiency causes head aches, sleepiness, and pale skin?

Please tell me what vitamin deficiency causes head aches, sleepiness, and pale skin?

Iron Def Anemia: This is Iron Def Anemia ., Most likely due to blood loss . In women in the reproductive age , it could be due to heavy menstruation . Other causes , maybe due to blood loss from the Gastro intestinal tract . It is detected by having a blood count . If YOU think you have any type of ANEMIA , please see your PCP for work up & Diagnosis . ...Read more

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Even though I sleep early I still feeling drowsy after waking up. Should I get my vitamin levels checked?

Even though I sleep early I still feeling drowsy after waking up. Should I get my vitamin levels checked?

Get enough sleep: take a vacation, go somewhere else, leave your current environment, try to stay away from stress as much as you can, and get enough sleep ( 8 hrs/day) for one week and i can assure you that you'll feel more better. ...Read more

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What vitamins can you take to prevent sleepiness?

What vitamins can you take to prevent sleepiness?

NOT EFFECTIVE: If you suffer excess sleepiness (hyper somnolence), you possess a sleep disorder. This is not a problem which will respond to vitamins, but caffeine in coffee or Coca Cola might transiently help. Best approach is too uncover why you have a sleep issue, and get it corrected. Your doctor should be able to assist. ...Read more

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I eat healthy but i feel tired and drowziness. What vitamins can I take ?

I eat healthy but i feel tired and drowziness. What vitamins can I take ?

Tired and Fatigued: There is no medical advice here about taking vitamins. But when a doctor hears that a healthy person is tired then they begin to wonder about sleep patterns, what your diet consists of, any drugs or alcohol use, and symptoms of depression. Is your diet full of too many sugars? Vitamins will not hurt, but that is about as far as western medicine will comment on. ...Read more

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Can allergies cause you to be drowsy?

Can allergies cause you to be drowsy?

Yes: Even though allergies primarily affect the nose, eye, ears and throat, it is common for persons to experience sleep problems, irritability and fatigue. Another good reason to treat allergies! it really can affect one's quality of life! ...Read more

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What causes drowsiness diprivan or propofol?

What causes drowsiness diprivan or propofol?

Same medication!: Diprivan is the trademarked name for the medication propofol. They are the same medication. Propofol causes the rapid onset of drowsiness in low doses and sleep in higher doses. It can be used for sedation or to induce general anesthesia. Because it can slow or stop breathing, it must be used only by an anesthesiologist or by personnel trained in anesthesia administration. ...Read more

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
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