Lovaza and Thin blood - from FDA reports
Thin blood is found among people who take Lovaza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood pressure . We study 13,195 people who have side effects while taking Lovaza from FDA. Among them, 156 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Lovaza has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovaza 13,836 users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 135,181 Thin blood patients).
On Feb, 27, 2017
13,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza.
Among them, 156 people (1.18%) have Thin Blood
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lovaza when people have Thin Blood *:
- < 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 Thin Blood when taking Lovaza *:
- female: 37.75 %
- male: 62.25 %
Age of people who have Thin Blood when taking Lovaza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 5.65 %
- 40-49: 3.23 %
- 50-59: 20.97 %
- 60+: 70.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (19 people, 12.18%)
- Multiple Myeloma (16 people, 10.26%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 8.33%)
- Prostate Cancer (9 people, 5.77%)
- Breast Cancer (9 people, 5.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (42 people, 26.92%)
- Aspirin (37 people, 23.72%)
- Allopurinol (36 people, 23.08%)
- Zometa (34 people, 21.79%)
- Simvastatin (30 people, 19.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (48 people, 30.77%)
- Breathing Difficulty (44 people, 28.21%)
- Diarrhea (42 people, 26.92%)
- Stress And Anxiety (41 people, 26.28%)
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (40 people, 25.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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