Lovaza and Atrial fibrillation - from FDA reports


Summary

Atrial fibrillation is found among people who take Lovaza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Atrial fibrillation with Lovaza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,743 people who have side effects when taking Lovaza from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Aug, 27, 2017

13,743 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza.
Among them, 251 people (1.83%) have Atrial fibrillation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovaza cause Atrial fibrillation?

Time on Lovaza when people have Atrial fibrillation *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
  • 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 Atrial fibrillation when taking Lovaza *:

  • female: 53.88 %
  • male: 46.12 %

Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Lovaza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 10.09 %
  • 50-59: 12.84 %
  • 60+: 77.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (25 people, 9.96%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (20 people, 7.97%)
  • Cardiac Disorder (19 people, 7.57%)
  • Weight Loss (15 people, 5.98%)
  • High Blood Pressure (15 people, 5.98%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (85 people, 33.86%)
  • Lasix (64 people, 25.50%)
  • Coumadin (63 people, 25.10%)
  • Atenolol (52 people, 20.72%)
  • Crestor (47 people, 18.73%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (60 people, 23.90%)
  • High Blood Pressure (59 people, 23.51%)
  • Weakness (54 people, 21.51%)
  • Nausea (52 people, 20.72%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (48 people, 19.12%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Atrial fibrillation and Lovaza from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Lovaza

Lovaza has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovaza 14,391 users)

Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 181,335 Atrial fibrillation patients).

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