Review: could Fish Oil cause Hepatitis B?


Summary

Hepatitis b is reported only by a few people who take Fish Oil. We study 19,920 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Hepatitis b. Find out below who they are, when they have Hepatitis b and more.

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Fish Oil

It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Fish oil 20,416 users)

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis b has been reported by people with muscle aches, blood bilirubin increased, acute kidney failure, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 7,075 Hepatitis b patients).

On Jul, 23, 2016

19,920 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish Oil.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Hepatitis B


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Fish oil cause Hepatitis b?

Gender of people who have Hepatitis B when taking Fish Oil *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Hepatitis B when taking Fish Oil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (1 person)
  • Psoriasis (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Toprol-Xl (1 person)
  • Sulfasalazine (1 person)
  • Prednisone Tab (1 person)
  • Indomethacin (1 person)
  • Aspirin (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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