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Review: could Lovaza cause Prostate cancer?

Summary: Prostate cancer is found among people who take Lovaza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Baclofen, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 10,069 people who have side effects while taking Lovaza from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Prostate cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Prostate cancer and more.

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Lovaza

Lovaza has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 10,422 Lovaza users)

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, erection problems. (latest reports from 21,860 Prostate cancer patients)

On Feb, 13, 2015: 10,069 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza. Among them, 26 people (0.26%) have Prostate Cancer.

Trend of Prostate cancer in Lovaza reports

Time on Lovaza when people have Prostate cancer * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Prostate cancer0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Lovaza * :

FemaleMale
Prostate cancer0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Prostate cancer when taking Lovaza * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prostate cancer0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%44.00%56.00%

Severity of Prostate cancer when taking Lovaza ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Prostate cancer ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (9 people, 34.62%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (9 people, 34.62%)
  3. Blood cholesterol (7 people, 26.92%)
  4. Hypertension (7 people, 26.92%)
  5. Arthralgia (5 people, 19.23%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Baclofen (14 people, 53.85%)
  2. Pravastatin (11 people, 42.31%)
  3. Gabapentin (11 people, 42.31%)
  4. Prednisone (10 people, 38.46%)
  5. Protonix (10 people, 38.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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