Fish oil and Nasal congestion - from FDA reports
Nasal congestion 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 Vitamin D, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 46,159 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA. Among them, 313 have Nasal congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Nasal congestion 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)
Nasal congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, primary pulmonary hypertension, asthma, pulmonary hypertension, psoriasis (latest reports from 30,474 Nasal congestion patients).
On Feb, 20, 2017
46,159 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish Oil.
Among them, 313 people (0.68%) have Nasal Congestion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fish Oil when people have Nasal Congestion *:
- < 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 Nasal Congestion when taking Fish Oil *:
- female: 68.51 %
- male: 31.49 %
Age of people who have Nasal Congestion when taking Fish Oil *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.57 %
- 20-29: 2.35 %
- 30-39: 7.45 %
- 40-49: 14.51 %
- 50-59: 23.53 %
- 60+: 50.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (44 people, 14.06%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (36 people, 11.50%)
- High Blood Pressure (34 people, 10.86%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (33 people, 10.54%)
- Preventive Health Care (31 people, 9.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Vitamin D (58 people, 18.53%)
- Calcium (53 people, 16.93%)
- Humira (50 people, 15.97%)
- Aspirin (48 people, 15.34%)
- Vitamin C (40 people, 12.78%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Cough (102 people, 32.59%)
- Headache (60 people, 19.17%)
- Fatigue (59 people, 18.85%)
- Pain (53 people, 16.93%)
- Oropharyngeal Pain (53 people, 16.93%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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