Review: could Fish Oil cause Bone And Joint Pain?


Summary

Bone and joint pain 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 Aspirin, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 41,380 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,932 have Bone and joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Bone and joint pain 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 45,555 users)

Bone And Joint Pain

Bone and joint pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, drug ineffective, joint pain, stroke (latest reports from 200,605 Bone and joint pain patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

41,380 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish Oil.
Among them, 1,932 people (4.67%) have Bone And Joint Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fish oil cause Bone and joint pain?

Time on Fish Oil when people have Bone And Joint Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 7.69 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.38 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 30.77 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 26.92 %
  • 10+ years: 3.85 %

Gender of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fish Oil *:

  • female: 70.16 %
  • male: 29.84 %

Age of people who have Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fish Oil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.25 %
  • 20-29: 1.77 %
  • 30-39: 5.63 %
  • 40-49: 11.01 %
  • 50-59: 24.49 %
  • 60+: 56.84 %

Severity if Bone And Joint Pain when taking Fish Oil **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 63.64 %
  • severe: 31.82 %
  • most severe: 4.55 %

How people recovered from Bone And Joint Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 6.67 %
  • not yet: 93.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (300 people, 15.53%)
  • Hypertension (212 people, 10.97%)
  • Osteoporosis (206 people, 10.66%)
  • Pain (192 people, 9.94%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (188 people, 9.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (374 people, 19.36%)
  • Humira (336 people, 17.39%)
  • Folic Acid (272 people, 14.08%)
  • Vitamin D (238 people, 12.32%)
  • Lipitor (232 people, 12.01%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (508 people, 26.29%)
  • Pain (432 people, 22.36%)
  • Fatigue (427 people, 22.10%)
  • Back Pain (352 people, 18.22%)
  • Myalgia (325 people, 16.82%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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