Review: could Krill Oil cause Skin Rash?


Summary

Skin rash is found among people who take Krill Oil, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Vitamin D, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 854 people who have side effects while taking Krill oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.

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Krill Oil

Krill oil has active ingredients of krill oil. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Krill oil 1,071 users)

Skin Rash

Skin rash has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, rashes, diarrhea, pneumonia (latest reports from 254,287 Skin rash patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

854 people reported to have side effects when taking Krill Oil.
Among them, 40 people (4.68%) have Skin Rash


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Krill oil cause Skin rash?

Time on Krill Oil when people have Skin Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Krill Oil *:

  • female: 76.92 %
  • male: 23.08 %

Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Krill Oil *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 2.94 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 8.82 %
  • 50-59: 26.47 %
  • 60+: 61.76 %

Severity if Skin Rash when taking Krill Oil **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Skin Rash **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (4 people, 10.00%)
  • Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 10.00%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (4 people, 10.00%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 7.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (11 people, 27.50%)
  • Calcium (8 people, 20.00%)
  • Vitamin D3 (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Folic Acid. (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Simvastatin (5 people, 12.50%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (10 people, 25.00%)
  • Pruritus (9 people, 22.50%)
  • Feeling Abnormal (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Dry Skin (6 people, 15.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (6 people, 15.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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