Review: could Fish oil cause Overactive thyroid (Hyperthyroidism)?
Summary: Overactive thyroid 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 High blood pressure.
We study 20,139 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Overactive thyroid. Find out below who they are, when they have Overactive thyroid 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)
Overactive thyroid (extra secretions from thyroid) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, hypothyroidism, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 8,074 Overactive thyroid patients)
On Feb, 23, 2015: 20,128 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 18 people (0.09%) have Overactive Thyroid.
Time on Fish oil when people have Overactive thyroid * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil * :
|Overactive thyroid||77.78%||22.22% |
Age of people who have Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil * :
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||8.33%||8.33%||75.00% |
Severity of Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Overactive thyroid ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (4 people, 22.22%)
- Pain (3 people, 16.67%)
- Cardiac disorder (2 people, 11.11%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 11.11%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (13 people, 72.22%)
- Lisinopril (6 people, 33.33%)
- Calcium (6 people, 33.33%)
- Nexium (6 people, 33.33%)
- Toprol-xl (5 people, 27.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Flonase, Fexofenadine Hydrochloride Allergy, Vitamin D, Fish Oil, Aspirin, Pantoprazole, Buspirone Hcl, Hydrochlorothiazide, Clonazepam, Sertraline Hydrochloride for a 40-year old man with General Physical Health Deterioration, Allergies, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux, Anxiety Disorder, Depression. The patient has Weight Gain, Dizziness, Fatigue, Sleepy
- A study of drug interactions between Fish Oil, Multivitamin, Metformin, Ramipril, Rosuvastatin Calcium for a 81-year old man with Immunity, Diskitis, Diabetes. The patient has Angioedema
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Omega 3, Vitamin B12, Iron Dextran, Adderall Xr 30, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 33-year old woman with General Physical Condition, Fatigue, Anemia - B12 Deficiency, Adhd, Depression. The patient has Borderline Personality Disorder, Depression, Suicidal Ideation
- A study of drug interactions between Lamictal, Vitamin D, Multivitamin, Fish Oil, Effexor, Lipitor, Estradiol for a 58-year old woman with Mood Disorder, Autoimmune Disorder, Nutrition - Inadequate, Heart Disease, Anxiety Disorder, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Menopausal Symptoms. The patient has Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Constipation, Headache, Tension, Eyes - Dry, Abdominal Bloating
- A study of drug interactions between Lisinopril, Coumadin, Fish Oil, Metoprolol Succinate, Fenofibrate, Lipitor for a 52-year old woman with Hypertension, Stroke Secondary To Atherosclerosis, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides. The patient has Burning Feet Syndrome, Pain Exacerbated
Recent Fish oil related drug comparison:
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- Comparions of Fish Oil, Concerta, Intuniv, Vyvanse, Adderall 20 for a 39-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Ortho Tri-cyclen Lo, EPA/DHA Ethyl Ester for a 22-year old woman who has Birth Control
- Comparions of Flaxseed Oil, Fish Oil, Aspirin, Vitamin C, Centrum Silver for a 56-year old man who has Enzyme Supplementation
- Comparions of Fish Oil, Aspirin, Flaxseed Oil, Vitamin C, Centrum Silver for a 72-year old man who has Vitamin D Decreased
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