Review: could Fish Oil cause Boils?


Summary

Boils is found among people who take Fish Oil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Humira, and have Pain . We study 27,760 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Boils. Find out below who they are, when they have Boils and more.

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Fish Oil

Fish oil has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Fish oil 30,294 users)

Boils

Boils has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain upper, feeling abnormal, abdominal pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 2,943 Boils patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

27,760 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish Oil.
Among them, 22 people (0.08%) have Boils


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fish oil cause Boils?

Time on Fish Oil when people have Boils *:

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

Gender of people who have Boils when taking Fish Oil *:

  • female: 59.09 %
  • male: 40.91 %

Age of people who have Boils when taking Fish Oil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.26 %
  • 40-49: 31.58 %
  • 50-59: 21.05 %
  • 60+: 42.11 %

Severity if Boils when taking Fish Oil **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people)
  • Pain (6 people)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (5 people)
  • Hypertension (4 people)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (9 people)
  • Folic Acid (6 people)
  • Aspirin (4 people)
  • Methotrexate (3 people)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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