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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 20,111 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

Fish oil has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 21,107 Fish oil users)

Overactive thyroid

Overactive thyroid (extra secretions from thyroid) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, hypothyroidism, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 8,070 Overactive thyroid patients)

On Jan, 19, 2015: 20,111 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 18 people (0.09%) have Overactive Thyroid.

Trend of Overactive thyroid in Fish oil reports

Time on Fish oil when people have Overactive thyroid * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Overactive thyroid0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil * :

FemaleMale
Overactive thyroid77.78%22.22%

Age of people who have Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Overactive thyroid0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%8.33%8.33%8.33%75.00%

Severity of Overactive thyroid when taking Fish oil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Overactive thyroid0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Overactive thyroid ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Overactive thyroid0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (4 people, 22.22%)
  2. Pain (3 people, 16.67%)
  3. Cardiac disorder (2 people, 11.11%)
  4. Hypothyroidism (2 people, 11.11%)
  5. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (2 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (13 people, 72.22%)
  2. Lisinopril (6 people, 33.33%)
  3. Calcium (6 people, 33.33%)
  4. Nexium (6 people, 33.33%)
  5. Toprol-xl (5 people, 27.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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