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Review: could Krill oil cause Weight gain?

Summary: Weight gain could be caused by Krill oil, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Multi-vitamin, and have Lipoprotein (a) increased.

We study 146 people who have side effects while taking Krill oil from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.

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Krill oil

Krill oil (latest outcomes from 200 users) has active ingredients of krill oil. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.

Weight gain

Weight gain (latest reports from 521,600 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 146 people reported to have side effects when taking Krill oil. Among them, 3 people (2.05%) have Weight Gain. They amount to 0.00% of all the 521,138 people who have Weight Gain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Weight gain in Krill oil reports

Time on Krill oil when people have Weight gain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Weight gain50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Krill oil * :

FemaleMale
Weight gain66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Krill oil * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Weight gain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%

Severity of Weight gain when taking Krill oil ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Weight gain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Weight gain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Weight gain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Lipoprotein (a) increased (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Smoking cessation therapy (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Stress and anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. High blood pressure (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Multi-vitamin (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Crestor (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Nicorette (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Coq10 (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Effient (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • jrcoleman51 on Apr, 24, 2014:

    i gained 20 ilbs after working hard to loose 85 lbs because of backmproblems now i went off it and still can not drop it

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    Sarah on Jun, 2, 2011:

    I have been on Plavix since March 2011. I was put on Plavix before my operation for a cerebral aneurysm stint. I had to take Plavix for approximately 10 days prior to surgery and take it for 90 days following surgery. I immediately gained 5-10 lbs just before surgery and gained a total of 23lbs just after surgery. I proceeded to lose a few pounds since but have only lost 9 lobs of the 23 I gained. I work out daily clocking 5-10 kms on the treadmill as well as weight training with low weights, high reps. I also play Ice Hockey and Ball Hockey. I have stayed the same and cannot lose while on Plavix. I'm on no other medications other than Plavix so I know that my weight gain can be attributed to this. I also use keytosis strips to measure whether or not I'm burning calories every morning and every night...I'm not. I will be finished my Plavix in two weeks and will report back to this forum if the weight starts to come off.

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