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 20,104 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 380 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness 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 21,089 users)
Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Drowsiness 68,687 patients)
On Nov, 27, 2014: 20,104 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 380 people (1.89%) have Drowsiness.
Time on Fish oil when people have Drowsiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Fish oil * :
Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Fish oil * :
Severity of Drowsiness when taking Fish oil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (47 people, 12.37%)
- Hypertension (45 people, 11.84%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (35 people, 9.21%)
- Depression (33 people, 8.68%)
- Bipolar disorder (27 people, 7.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (136 people, 35.79%)
- Vitamin d (94 people, 24.74%)
- Lipitor (65 people, 17.11%)
- Lyrica (54 people, 14.21%)
- Calcium (54 people, 14.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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