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A study for a 70-year old man who takes Lovaza

Summary: 1,171 male patients aged 70 (±5) who take the same drug are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 70 year old male patient. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

On Mar, 31, 2015: 1,171 males aged 66 (±5) who take Lovaza are studied

Lovaza outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 66

Gender: male

Conditions: Triglyceride level

Drugs taking:
- Lovaza - 1GM (omega-3-acid ethyl esters): used for 2 - 5 years

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

Side effectNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Breast Tenderness1 (0.10% of males aged 66 (±5) who take the drug)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Breast Tenderness in Triglyceride Level5 (0.03% of males aged 66 (±5) who have Triglyceride level)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Breast Tenderness in Lovaza1 (0.10% of males aged 66 (±5) who take Lovaza)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lovaza is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
44.44%
(4 of 9 people)
100.00%
(6 of 6 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common side effects over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Gait DisturbanceDiarrhoeaAbdominal Pain UpperDysgeusiaAstheniaDiabetes MellitusDeathDyspnoea
FatigueBack PainBlood Triglycerides IncreasedEructationFatigueErectile DysfunctionRectal BleedingFlushing
DysgraphiaFatigueFlatulenceCerebral IschaemiaHyperkalaemiaPeripheral NeuropathyPruritus
Cerebrovascular AccidentAbdominal Pain UpperDrug IneffectiveGoutOliguriaHepatic Function AbnormalFatigue
DizzinessAnorectal DiscomfortVomitingSwellingRhabdomyolysisCholelithiasisBlood Glucose Increased
DysgeusiaAnal PruritusIll-defined DisorderErythemaRenal Failure AcuteDysgeusiaHeadache
EructationRashStaphylococcal SepsisEating DisorderPhotosensitivity ReactionSimvastatinDizziness
FlatulenceBlood Triglycerides IncreasedNauseaDeathPalpitations AggravatedTotal Cholesterol/hdl Ratio IncreasedNausea
Abnormal BehaviourDyspnoeaImpaired HealingDysphagiaNonspecific Back PainSex - Orgasmic DysfunctionOedema Peripheral
Embolic StrokePruritusMalignant Pleural EffusionDyspnoeaNosebleedAnaemia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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- support group for people who take Lovaza and have Breast Tenderness
- support group for people who have Breast Tenderness
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