Review: could Fish oil cause Pulmonary embolism?
Summary: Pulmonary embolism is found among people who take Fish oil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain.
We study 20,149 people who have side effects while taking Fish oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 293 have Pulmonary embolism. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary embolism 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 21,133 Fish oil users)
Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, premenstrual syndrome, acne, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 61,170 Pulmonary embolism patients)
On Apr, 6, 2015: 20,149 people reported to have side effects when taking Fish oil. Among them, 293 people (1.45%) have Pulmonary Embolism.
Time on Fish oil when people have Pulmonary embolism * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Pulmonary embolism||8.33%||8.33%||41.67%||16.67%||8.33%||0.00%||16.67% |
Gender of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Fish oil * :
|Pulmonary embolism||66.89%||33.11% |
Age of people who have Pulmonary embolism when taking Fish oil * :
|Pulmonary embolism||0.00%||0.00%||0.79%||9.09%||9.09%||25.69%||13.83%||41.50% |
Severity of Pulmonary embolism when taking Fish oil ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Pulmonary embolism||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Pulmonary embolism ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Pulmonary embolism||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (35 people, 11.95%)
- Contraception (35 people, 11.95%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 9.56%)
- Anxiety (23 people, 7.85%)
- Depression (20 people, 6.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (84 people, 28.67%)
- Multi-vitamins (75 people, 25.60%)
- Calcium (66 people, 22.53%)
- Zometa (64 people, 21.84%)
- Celebrex (59 people, 20.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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