Lovaza and Weight gain - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain 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 Weight gain with Lovaza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 13,596 people who have side effects when taking Lovaza from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 14, 2017

13,596 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza.
Among them, 291 people (2.14%) have Weight Gain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovaza cause Weight gain?

Time on Lovaza when people have Weight Gain *:

  • < 1 month: 45.45 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 18.18 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 27.27 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Weight Gain when taking Lovaza *:

  • female: 70.67 %
  • male: 29.33 %

Age of people who have Weight Gain when taking Lovaza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.43 %
  • 10-19: 2.16 %
  • 20-29: 0.43 %
  • 30-39: 6.9 %
  • 40-49: 23.28 %
  • 50-59: 20.69 %
  • 60+: 46.12 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (85 people, 29.21%)
  • High Blood Pressure (31 people, 10.65%)
  • Cardiac Disorder (26 people, 8.93%)
  • Pain (25 people, 8.59%)
  • Depression (23 people, 7.90%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (63 people, 21.65%)
  • Omeprazole (46 people, 15.81%)
  • Lisinopril (46 people, 15.81%)
  • Furosemide (41 people, 14.09%)
  • Crestor (41 people, 14.09%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (62 people, 21.31%)
  • High Blood Pressure (61 people, 20.96%)
  • Pain (48 people, 16.49%)
  • Dizziness (46 people, 15.81%)
  • Back Pain (46 people, 15.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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 Lovaza 14,240 users)

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