Review: could Fish oil cause Back pain?
We study 20,070 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 754 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Fish oil (latest outcomes from 21,046 users) has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in health.
Back pain (latest reports from 672,231 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 20,063 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 754 people (3.76%) have Back Pain. They amount to 0.11% of all the 674,467 people who have Back Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Fish oil when people have Back pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Back pain||0.00%||28.57%||0.00%||57.14%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Fish oil * :
|Back pain||64.45%||35.55% |
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Fish oil * :
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.77%||4.17%||10.36%||24.42%||60.28% |
Severity of Back pain when taking Fish oil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Back pain||20.00%||60.00%||0.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Back pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (134 people, 17.77%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (64 people, 8.49%)
- Pain (60 people, 7.96%)
- Hypertension (60 people, 7.96%)
- Cardiac disorder (43 people, 5.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (372 people, 49.34%)
- Vitamin d (191 people, 25.33%)
- Calcium (149 people, 19.76%)
- Zometa (148 people, 19.63%)
- Prilosec (134 people, 17.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed with Stage 1 endometrial cancer AND stage 1 ovarian cancer. They removed uterus and ovaries which threw me into surgical menopause. Felt constantly anxious and hated it. So started on Citalopram 4 months ago. Finally felt like my old optimistic self. This was a miracle drug for me. Started having diarrhea once or twice a week shortly before or after starting on this med, do not know. Blamed it on being overly stressed at work. Three weeks ago diarrhea was constant for several days, had stool tests which were all normal. Noticed stomach tenderness and some bloating as well which is a bit better but still not gone 2-3 weeks later. Back pain started as well which is quite severe though I do have scoliosis which has not given me any trouble for the past 30 years but could now be aggravated from stomach pain and irritation. Diarrhea is now back to once or twice a week but have had terrible back pain for last 7 days. Doctor did contrast CT to see if my cancer was back ... it is not which is the good news. Tried weaning off citalopram but felt terrible again. Do not want to come off if is isn't the drug that is causing all this trouble. Wondering if others have experienced same thing being on Citalopram.
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A Kian on Jan, 30, 2013:
Find another Doc. You could injuries to the spinal areas that control your bladder or kidneys. If me I would head for a Neuro surgeon. If you can't stand on your heals or toes tell them. Also if you loose ability to use the restroom (either) it's a 911 call. Good luck your Doc's a quack.
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