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Review: could Fish oil cause Drowsiness?

Summary: Drowsiness is found among people who take Fish oil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain. We study 20,159 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 382 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

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Fish oil

Fish oil has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 21,146 Fish oil users)

Drowsiness

Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 69,950 Drowsiness patients)

On Apr, 30, 2015: 20,149 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 382 people (1.90%) have Drowsiness.

Trend of Drowsiness in Fish oil reports

Time on Fish oil when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness14.29%14.29%14.29%0.00%0.00%57.14%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Fish oil * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness56.52%43.48%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Fish oil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.31%0.00%0.61%3.67%3.98%14.07%23.85%53.52%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Fish oil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness0.00%25.00%62.50%12.50%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (47 people, 12.30%)
  2. Hypertension (46 people, 12.04%)
  3. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (35 people, 9.16%)
  4. Depression (35 people, 9.16%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (27 people, 7.07%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (137 people, 35.86%)
  2. Vitamin d (96 people, 25.13%)
  3. Lipitor (66 people, 17.28%)
  4. Lyrica (54 people, 14.14%)
  5. Calcium (54 people, 14.14%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Angie on Aug, 10, 2012:

    I have to call into question the results of this 'study.' Norvasc is used for hypertension, but not high cholesterol or triglycerides. It can also be used as treatment for Raynaud's.

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