Review: could Lovaza cause Thin blood?
We study 10,052 people who have side effects while taking Lovaza from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Lovaza (latest outcomes from 10,403 users) has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Thin blood (latest reports from 242,345 patients) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, schizophrenia.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 10,049 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza. Among them, 58 people (0.58%) have Thin Blood. They amount to 0.02% of all the 249,056 people who have Thin Blood on eHealthMe.
Time on Lovaza when people have Thin blood * :
Gender of people who have Thin blood when taking Lovaza * :
|Thin blood||23.64%||76.36% |
Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Lovaza * :
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Severity of Thin blood when taking Lovaza ** :
How people recovered from Thin blood ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (9 people, 15.52%)
- Multiple myeloma (5 people, 8.62%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 8.62%)
- Diabetes mellitus (4 people, 6.90%)
- Influenza (3 people, 5.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (28 people, 48.28%)
- Lipitor (21 people, 36.21%)
- Multi-vitamins (19 people, 32.76%)
- Vitamin d (16 people, 27.59%)
- Atenolol (14 people, 24.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I've been taking Lovaza for approx 3 years as an alternative to Statin drugs. I also to 81mg if asprin daily and now rage 10mg of Avorastatin. For the past 5 months I have been experiencing hear palpitations and sometimes it is severe. My blood pressure has always been excellent. I has a stress test and echocardiogram and wore a Holter monitor for 24 hours. Although the monitor confirmed palpitations, the stress test & echo indicated no problems. This is becoming very uncomfortable at times and I'm starting to wonder if it may not be caused by the Lovaza. My cardiologist acted as if there was little evidence to support any advantage to taking Lovaza but said to continue taking it. He said nothing about any ties between this med and palpitations.
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