Lovaza and Rash - from FDA reports
Rash is found among people who take Lovaza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Rash with Lovaza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,195 people who have side effects when taking Lovaza from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 21, 2017
13,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza.
Among them, 699 people (5.3%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lovaza when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 52.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.38 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Lovaza *:
- female: 54.01 %
- male: 45.99 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Lovaza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.4 %
- 20-29: 1.19 %
- 30-39: 3.37 %
- 40-49: 13.29 %
- 50-59: 24.6 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (235 people, 33.62%)
- High Blood Pressure (57 people, 8.15%)
- High Density Lipoprotein Decreased (50 people, 7.15%)
- Pain (49 people, 7.01%)
- Low Density Lipoprotein Increased (33 people, 4.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (189 people, 27.04%)
- Niaspan (182 people, 26.04%)
- Synthroid (97 people, 13.88%)
- Crestor (90 people, 12.88%)
- Lipitor (78 people, 11.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (193 people, 27.61%)
- Skin Blushing/flushing (152 people, 21.75%)
- Feeling Hot (88 people, 12.59%)
- Fatigue (75 people, 10.73%)
- Breathing Difficulty (67 people, 9.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Rash when taking Lovaza?
Lovaza has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovaza 13,837 users)
Rash has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 263,472 Rash patients).
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