Fish oil and Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Fish Oil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 46,159 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA. Among them, 149 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Fish oil has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Fish oil 48,164 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 14,685 Diverticulitis patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
46,159 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish Oil.
Among them, 149 people (0.32%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Fish Oil *:
- female: 61.11 %
- male: 38.89 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Fish Oil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.79 %
- 30-39: 1.57 %
- 40-49: 6.3 %
- 50-59: 16.54 %
- 60+: 74.8 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 25.50%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 16.11%)
- Seasonal Allergy (22 people, 14.77%)
- Multiple Myeloma (21 people, 14.09%)
- Joint Pain (21 people, 14.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (38 people, 25.50%)
- Zometa (33 people, 22.15%)
- Revlimid (33 people, 22.15%)
- Celebrex (31 people, 20.81%)
- Folic Acid (30 people, 20.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (49 people, 32.89%)
- Fatigue (39 people, 26.17%)
- Joint Pain (34 people, 22.82%)
- Chest Pain (33 people, 22.15%)
- Breathing Difficulty (33 people, 22.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hey everyone, I am new to the group. My husband is suffering a bad bout of diverticulitis and all he is doing is sleeping-even in the middle of the day. Is this normal? He hasn't gone to the doctor yet and is hoping he can beat it in his own. I finally called the doctor but in the meanwhile, I'm ...
Hello, I started takin fish oil about a month ago and have noticed an increase in joint and muscles aches and over the past couple days, burning or pricking sensation in my skin, especially my hands. Almost like I have splinters. Has anyone experienced this??
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