Review: could Fish oil cause Elevated liver enzymes?
Summary: Elevated liver enzymes is reported only by a few people who take Fish oil.
We study 20,128 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Elevated liver enzymes. Find out below who they are, when they have Elevated liver enzymes 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 21,120 Fish oil users)
Elevated liver enzymes
Elevated liver enzymes (high liver enzymes) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 303 Elevated liver enzymes patients)
On Feb, 13, 2015: 20,128 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Elevated Liver Enzymes.
Time on Fish oil when people have Elevated liver enzymes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Fish oil * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Fish oil * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Severity of Elevated liver enzymes when taking Fish oil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Elevated liver enzymes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Elevated liver enzymes||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (2 people, 66.67%)
- Elevated liver enzymes (1 people, 33.33%)
- Blood testosterone decreased (1 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin supplementation (1 people, 33.33%)
- General ill feeling (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Testosterone cypionate (1 people, 33.33%)
- Multivitamin (1 people, 33.33%)
- Diltiazem hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)
- Benicar (1 people, 33.33%)
- Calcium (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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