What are the risk factors of Porphyria

What are the risk factors of Porphyria?

Porphyria can be induced by various factors, including medications (such as barbiturates, tranquilizers, birth control pills, and sedatives), exposure to certain chemicals, fasting, smoking, alcohol consumption, infections, emotional and physical stress, menstrual hormones, and sunlight exposure. Porphyria attacks can manifest gradually over hours or days and persist for days or even weeks.